Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Exhibitions

  • Visual Encounters With Paraguay: Celebrating 40 Years of Kansas-Paraguay Partnership
  • 26-Jan-2008 - 13-Apr-2008
  • Mulvane Art Museum, Washburn University, Topeka, Kansas
Works
bow
  • Aché peoples
  • bow, late 1800s–1976
  • wood, plant fiber, carving
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5522
necklace
  • Aché peoples
  • necklace, late 1800s–1976
  • monkey teeth, plant fiber
  • Gift of Robert J. and Celia Smith
  • On view: 20/21 Gallery, 405, Metal Drawer 3
  • 2007.5369
baby sling
  • Ayoreo peoples
  • baby sling, late 1800s–1976
  • plant fiber, weaving, dyeing
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5361
bag
  • Ayoreo peoples
  • bag, late 1800s–1976
  • plant fiber, weaving, dyeing
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5363
digging stick
loom with partially woven band
mortar
  • Ayoreo peoples
  • mortar, late 1800s–1976
  • palo santo wood, carving
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5389
pair of wooden sandals
peyé (mosquito swatter)
rattle
  • Ayoreo peoples
  • rattle, late 1800s–1976
  • gourd, wood, carving
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5416
spatula
  • Ayoreo peoples
  • spatula, late 1800s–1976
  • wood, carving, incising
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5311
spear
  • Ayoreo peoples
  • spear, late 1800s–1976
  • wood, metal, wire, plant fiber
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5378
two pair of fire sticks
whistle
  • Ayoreo peoples
  • whistle, late 1800s–1976
  • wood, plant fiber, carving, incising
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5322
bird stunner
  • Brazil
  • bird stunner, 1940s
  • wood, reed, plant fiber, gum resin, carving
  • Gift of Barbara Pirtle
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7137
spear
  • Brazil
  • spear, mid 1900s–1948
  • wood, reed, string, gum resing, carving
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7151
El Supremo (from the "Serie Paraguay")
bottle
keyik tɅtehymɁi (face net)
pestle
piyeke (gourd bowl)
titsov (rope)
untitled (mask)
hammock
  • Clara Ramirez
  • hammock, late 1800s–1985
  • palm fiber, weaving, dyeing
  • Gift of Gregorio Lopez Grenno
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6828