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Raggedy Ann and Andy on the Shelf
  • Elizabeth Layton
    1909–1993
    born: Wellsville, Kansas, United States ; died: Olathe, Kansas, United States
  • Raggedy Ann and Andy on the Shelf, 1979
  • Where object was made: Kansas, United States
  • colored pencil on paper
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 56 x 71.2 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 22 1/16 x 28 1/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 30 x 36 in
  • Gift of the Lawrence Arts Center
  • Not on display
  • 2014.0716
Description

At center, two dolls on a shelf. At right is Raggedy Ann, and at left Raggedy Andyboth with aged faces and features. Beyond them is a tunnel with stripes and poles that seems to go on forever. Over top of them is a rainbow. On either side of the rainbow are metal pole handgrips. Beneath them is a commode chair and two beds.