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Reptilian CEO
  • Richard Basil Mock
    1944–2006
    born: Long Beach, California, United States ; died: Brooklyn, New York, United States
  • Reptilian CEO, 2002
  • September 11 Cycle
  • Where object was made: Brooklyn, New York, United States
  • linocut
  • Paper Type: Rives BFK
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 762 x 559 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 30 x 22 in
    Mat Dimensions: 36 x 40 in
  • Anonymous gift
  • Not on display
  • 2002.0164.20
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Alligator-like figure with a mohawk made of money sitting at a desk with bone legs and a bag of money on top. Bills flutter around him and the background is comprised of Mock’s signature design of patches of intersecting lines.