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untitled (octopus with human head wearing hat)
  • Frank Springer
    born 1929
  • untitled (octopus with human head wearing hat), mid-late 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States?
  • pen on paper
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 35.6 x 28 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 x 11 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0275
Description

Image of a large, human-like octopus wearing sunglasses and a hat and smoking a cigar. The octopus is holding various items in his arms. One arm is wrapped around a male figure while another holds a male figure down. Other arms are holding or covering stacks of books. One arm is using a typewriter.