Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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group of boys
  • Chokwe peoples
  • group of boys
  • Where object was made: Angola
  • gelatin silver print
  • Object Height/Width: 17.5 x 12.5 cm
    Object Height/Width: 6 7/8 x 4 15/16 in
  • Gift of Claude D. Brown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7678.01
Description

A group of six older boys and men are standing amidst a pile of tall grass. They each wear a dark hip wrap or pubic covering.

.01 is mounted on thin cardboard with the image of a bird in red with the text "In SUNNY AFRICA" in black marker on the facing left side. "Dress does not always make the man" is printed along the bottom.