Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Return of Spring
  • Michael E. Ott
    born: Bartlesville, Oklahoma, United States ; died: Lawrence, Kansas, United States
  • Return of Spring, 1990
  • Where object was made: Lawrence, Kansas, United States
  • watercolor
  • Object Height/Width: 1023 x 624 mm
    Object Height/Width: 40 1/4 x 24 9/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 46 x 27 in
  • Gift of Genna Hurd
  • Not on display
  • 2017.0086

A nude woman crosses her arms over her chest, and is surrounded by flying cherubs outside. Overtop of this image is a silk chemise with lace trim, a piece of masking tape adhering each strap to the image.