Tom Otterness:

    Money Bag, 2003

    Gold-plated bronze
    3 x 3.8 x 3.1 inches
    Edition of 9

    Money Bag is a beautifully crafted sculptural object representative of Tom Otterness' popular iconography. Money and its social consequences is a recurrent motif in Otterness' work such as his expansive public artwork, Life Underground, 1999, commissioned by the Metropolitan Transit Authority for the 14th Street and 8th Avenue MTA station in New York. Other public artworks by Otterness can be seen across North America and Europe.