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"Chez Rat"
  • Tony Fitzpatrick, artist
    born 1958
    born: Chicago, Illinois, United States
    Landfall Press, publisher
  • "Chez Rat", 1992
  • etching Suite of 20
  • Where object was made: United States
  • etching
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 200 x 152 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 7/8 x 6 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 401 x 355 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 15 3/4 x 14 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 16 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1994.0046.17
Description

Large rat in center of house-shaped image holding a dripping cloth. It is surrounded by various floating objects including a church, rainclouds, a person on stilts, an ant, and a fence.