Allison Sommers - Rotty Dog: A Study
12"x12", gouache with mixed media on paper
I found a scrawled note amongst the papers:
“Rotty Dog (partial)
(canis lupus gelatinous)
Small in stature, or perhaps large enough for [illegible]
Likely found in and around ponds, marshes, &c.
Keening cry punctuated by yawps and deep-throated articulations of ?
A diet comprised mostly of crab and crab-like or crab-resembling animals
Domestication status unknown, although some efforts to befriend have not resulted in violence