Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Exhibitions

  • The Spencer Presepio: Nativity Figures from the Collection
  • 07-Dec-1989 - 07-Jan-1990
  • Central Court, Spencer Museum of Art, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas
Description

The annual exhibition of the museum's traditional 18th-century Italian nativity scene. Donated by Sallie Casey Thayer in 1917, the presepio is part of the original collection of art that began the university art museum in 1928.