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Hell

1990 Leroy Almon, Sr. Born: Tallapoosa, Georgia 1938 Died: Tallapoosa, Georgia 1997 enamel on carved redwood with nails 36 x 22 1/2 x 3/4 in. (91.4 x 57.1 x 1.9 cm.) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of an anonymous donor 1991.127 Not currently on view


Keywords

Allegory - religion - hell

Figure - fragment - face

Religion - New Testament - Christ

Religion - Satan

State of being - evil - imprisonment

sculpture

folk art

metal - nails

paint - enamel

wood - redwood