Gold leaf frame displays Ted Petok’s rock people phase of cartoons characters. Ted found different media to draw comics on, his humor changed over the years but the cartoon was he preferred art expression. The smooth stones were selected for easy of drawing on in an ink image by the artist.
Were rock people inspired the Pet Rock? Maybe, but there were not as popular. This small piece approximately 7 inches in height by approximately 8 and half inches in width. It features a scrap of towel and a scene of couple contending with drying priorities.
Most of this collection is sold with many items originally merchandised through the Linen Closet owned by Elanor and Lee Saltz.