Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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untitled (profiles of a figure with letters and symbols)
  • Emmett Williams, artist
    Hansjörg Mayer, printer
    born 1943
    born: Stuttgart, Germany
  • untitled (profiles of a figure with letters and symbols), 1979
  • 10 Autobiographical Sketches (And One Original Drawing)
  • color lithograph
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 347 x 498 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 13 11/16 x 19 5/8 in
  • Gift of the Martin S. Ackerman Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 2015.0212.12
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Four images of a figure's profile appear in the background of the image. The two profiles on the facing-left side of the image stand right-side-up to the viewer. The two profiles on the facing-right side of the image are upside-down to the viewer. Letters "E," "T," and "M," as well as the symbol "&," vary in size as they fill the image. Colors include: yellow, green, blue, red, pink, and purple.