Petite Thug by Nader G. Vakili

Petite Thug

Honduran mahogany on plexiglass base
32.25"H x 39"W x 11 7/8"D

Escalating casualties in the second U.S. war with Iraq brought to mind little boys in grammar school harboring all sorts of resentments against their classmates, arming themselves with brass knuckles. This statue represents the acts of big little boys.