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The Sun
  • Chris Duncan
    born 1974
    born: Perth Amboy, New Jersey, United States
  • The Sun, 2012
  • Where object was made: Lawrence, Kansas, United States
  • screen print, "spray paint"
  • Paper Type: Fabriano Artistico 640 gram hot press
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 385 x 355 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 15 1/8 x 14 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 385 x 355 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 15 1/8 x 14 in
  • Gift of the KU Department of Visual Art, Printmaking Area
  • Not on display
  • 2012.0042

This image is created on a sheet of paper which has two printed layers of screen-print to create grey sun rays coming from center of image. This grey pattern is a square shape within a white paper border, heavy on the bottom. Center of paper has been cut out to create a negative circle shape. On back side of paper, spray paint has been used around negative circle shape.