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WTC Under Attack (Desert Vermin Attack World Trade Center)
  • Richard Basil Mock
    1944–2006
    born: Long Beach, California, United States ; died: Brooklyn, New York, United States
  • WTC Under Attack (Desert Vermin Attack World Trade Center), 2002
  • September 11 Cycle
  • Where object was made: Brooklyn, New York, United States
  • linocut
  • Paper Type: Rives BFK
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 559 x 762 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 22 x 30 in
  • Anonymous gift
  • Not on display
  • 2002.0164.01
Description
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Massive scorpion coming up from behind the WTC towers with its front legs wrapped around the outside of them and is snapping them with his giant pincers. Two smaller scorpions in the foreground.