Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Exhibitions

  • The Object Speaks
  • 15-Oct-2016 - 31-Dec-2017
  • Gallery 406, Spencer Museum of Art, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas
Works
Events
Honoring Modern Unidentified .5
The Holy Family
  • Austria
  • The Holy Family, circa 1800–1850
  • reverse painting on glass
  • The Mildred Lee Ward Collection
  • On view: Stewart Gallery, 406, W5
  • 2010.0056
The Young Jesus
funeral corroboree: dance of visiting tribe
chi wara headdress
Portrait of Miss Jane Reade
Heraldic Figure with Four Coats of Arms
Heraldic Figure with Four Coats of Arms
untitled (musical sculpture)
Threshing in Kansas 1900
Mother and Child
  • Bohemia
  • Mother and Child, circa 1775–1800
  • reverse painting on glass
  • The Mildred Lee Ward Collection
  • On view: Stewart Gallery, 406, W5
  • 2010.0052
Monument Odessa
  • Christian Boltanski
    born 1944
  • Monument Odessa, 1991
  • photographs, glass, electric lights, wire
  • Museum purchase: Helen Foresman Spencer Art Acquisition Fund
  • On view: Stewart Gallery, 406, E4
  • 1994.0059
Hanging in the Balance
  • Wendell Castle
    born 1932
  • Hanging in the Balance, 2002
  • bronze, jelutong wood
  • Museum purchase: Helen Foresman Spencer Art Acquisition Fund
  • On view: Stewart Gallery, 406, W1
  • 2003.0016
Madonna and Child
Persian Wall
  • Dale Chihuly
    born 1941
  • Persian Wall, 1996
  • blown glass
  • Museum purchase: Gift of Larry L. and Barbara Criss Marshall
  • On view: Stewart Gallery, 406, Stairwell
  • 1996.0093
藥師佛 Yaoshi fo (Medicine Buddha)
tomb tile
  • China
  • tomb tile, circa 200 CE, Eastern Han dynasty (25 CE–220 CE)
  • earthenware, molding
  • Museum purchase: R. Charles and Mary Margaret Clevenger Art Acquisition Fund
  • On view: Stewart Gallery, 406, W7
  • 2009.0125
Le Discret
  • Joseph Ducreux
    1735–1802
  • Le Discret, circa 1791
  • oil on aluminum panel (transferred from canvas)
  • Museum purchase through The Kansas University Endowment Association
  • On view: Stewart Gallery, 406, S2
  • 1951.0074
Homecoming
  • Bunky Echo-Hawk
    born 1975
  • Homecoming, 2011
  • acrylic, canvas
  • Museum purchase: Peter T. Bohan Art Acquisition Fund
  • On view: Stewart Gallery, 406, E3
  • 2011.0155
The Nativity
  • Europe
  • The Nativity, 1800s
  • reverse painting on glass
  • Gift of Dean and Ginny Graves
  • On view: Stewart Gallery, 406, W5
  • 2012.0647
#18 - I have never doubted my quality of being in proximity to the Creator because I have been filled with wonder by the universe.
chasse reliquary
  • France
  • chasse reliquary, mid 1200s
  • copper, oak wood, glass, champlevé enamel, gilding
  • Museum purchase
  • On view: Stewart Gallery, 406, C1
  • 1954.0121
hands from Bishop
  • Germany
  • hands from Bishop, possibly 1600s
  • wood
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Hugo Emmerich
  • On view: Stewart Gallery, 406, C3
  • 1959.0069.RA01,02
horse and rider
  • Homer Green
    1910–2002
  • horse and rider, 1990s
  • cedar wood, carving, paint, plastic
  • Gift of the Thomas D. Galloway Family
  • On view: Stewart Gallery, 406, C2
  • 2015.0178.a-h
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