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Jewel Bug
  • Tony Fitzpatrick, artist
    born 1958
    born: Chicago, Illinois, United States
    Big Cat Press, printer
    Big Cat Press, publisher
  • Jewel Bug, 2000
  • The Bug Circus
  • Where object was made: United States
  • color etching
  • Paper Type: cream heavyweight wove
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 230 x 256 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 74 x 99 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 9 1/16 x 10 1/16 in
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 2 7/8 x 3 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 11 x 14 in
  • Gift of Tony Fitzpatrick
  • Not on display
  • 2001.0069.01
Label Text

Large triangular, aphid-like bug in profile center focus, surrounded by small images including: cat, crossword, stuffed doll, top of skull, gray cloud, two haloed diamonds, balloon bunch, wingless bird, building.