Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • James Munce
    born 1938
    active: United States
  • Annunciation, 1973
  • Where object was made: United States
  • etching
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 379 x 456 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 15/16 x 17 15/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 430 x 560 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 16 15/16 x 22 1/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 24 x 32 in
  • Gift of David H. Weinglass and Marilyn Carbonell in Honor of Stephen Goddard
  • Not on display
  • 2017.0036

A nude woman is sleeping on her back on the ground. Her arms are raised above her head and she appears to be restless. Above her are what appear to be figures from her dreams. From left to right there is a male figure carrying a horn and riding a goat, a person upside down and falling, a nude male whose arms are raised and whose face is blacked out, two nude women, and a man in a suit wearing a bowtie.