Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Farfalla in Flight
  • Susan Pogany
    born 1947
    active: United States
  • Farfalla in Flight, 2008
  • Where object was made: United States
  • computer-assisted print based on a photograph of the artist's paper marbling
  • Object Height/Width: 21.5 x 26.75 cm
    Object Height/Width: 8 7/16 x 10 9/16 in
    Frame Dimensions: 17 x 21 x 1 1/2 in
    Weight: 5 lbs
  • Gift of Colette S. Bangert and Charles J. Bangert
  • Not on display
  • 2016.0152
Description

A butterfly with its wings spread is viewed from above. Its body is orange, black, and white striped. Its wings are orange around the top, pale blue and green towards the center and inner edge, red by the body, and white at the bottom. Black stripes cover these colors. The background is dark blue and pale, robin’s-egg blue.