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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia born 1949

  • USA 1968-69
  • UK, Europe, USA 1984
  • Nicaragua 1986
  • Phillipines 1989
  • Africa, Asia 1993-95

Decapitation [recto]
not titled [decapitated head and other sketches] [verso]
(1971) Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, drawing in gouache [recto]; drawing in ballpoint pen [verso] Support: paper

Primary Insc: signed recto lower right in gouache, 'GITTOES'. not dated. Titled and inscribed verso in ballpoint pen, 'THE / TAXI / DRIVER / Decapitation / make / Decapitated head / a laughing Self portrait'.
Dimensions: image (recto) 14.7 h x 16.0 w cm image (verso) 16.0 h x 15.0 w cm sheet 17.2 h x 19.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1992
Accession No: NGA 92.14AB
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, Sydney, 1992.