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Nuke Bird (Endangering Species)
  • Richard Basil Mock
    born: Long Beach, California, United States ; died: Brooklyn, New York, United States
  • Nuke Bird (Endangering Species), 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
  • 2002.0164.13

Giant eagle with back turned toward the viewer with image of an atom on his bottom. Around him are numerous nuclear warheads.