Petrified Journey One Thru Ten


Abstract acrylic painting in gray and white in the upper portion in a wave effect. Red, orange, and blue wavy pattern in the lower left. Signed on the bottom right, “Tuna 1 May 1977.”

Gift in memory of James O. Burke, Andy Frain, and John R. Sobeck. The artist, John R. Sobeck, Jr. (1947-2001), painted under the name, “TUNA.” The Library owns another painting by Sobeck, “Energy."

Located on the east wall in the Petty Auditorium on the First Floor.

Physical Dimensions

60 x 90 in.




Sobeck, John R., 1947-2001, “Petrified Journey One Thru Ten,” Skokie Public Library History, accessed December 6, 2023,