New South Wales, Australia born 1959

Hate machine, mindless virtuosity [brown luger] October to November 2002 Place made: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, drawing in watercolour and white gouache Support: vellum
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.

Primary Insc: not signed. Dated lower left below image in black pencil, 'October-November 2002'. Titled lower left below image in black pencil, '(hate machine) / mindless virtuosity'. inscribed lower centre below image in black pencil, 'channelling fury - mean-mean machine. I'm a cunt of a human being because I'm mean two fisted six shooting ring tail buckaroo, like Liberace I didn't mean to be mean.'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: image 46.8 h x 81.4 w cm sheet (irregular) 61.3 h x 91.0 w cm Framed 973 h x 1298 w x 45 d mm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2003
Accession No: NGA 2003.306
Image rights: © eX de Medici
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Canberra, 2003.