Brian Somerville "The Suit"
Ceramic, wood, metal, foam and epoxy
34”x 21”x 17” (64” x 21”x 21” with custom pedestal)
Description: monkey bust with bowler hat; more images at: www.claybeast.com/the-suit
Retail Price: $5,500.00
Backstory: The Suit is part of an ongoing series of self-portrait monkey busts that re-interpret caricatures from childhood. This piece easily disassembles into 3 separate pieces for transport.
Composing empires all your life
Remains a noble goal.
Still, obligations signed in ink
Should not involve your soul.