David MCDIARMID, Men as a class are the fetish Enlarge 1 /1


Hobart, Tasmania, Australia 1952 – Surry Hills, New South Wales, Australia 1995

  • USA 1979-87

Men as a class are the fetish 1978 Materials & Technique: drawings, collages, collage of printed cut paper on light cardboard mounted on oriental paper Support: paper

Primary Insc: not signed. Dated lower left in black pencil, ' '78'. Titled upper centre in print on 'dymotape' 'Men as a class are the fetish'. inscribed lower edge in print on 'dymotape' 'A sexupper lefty exciting fetish may be an inanimate object a living object/part of a human an attribute of a human/ or a whole human seen as an abstraction'.
Tertiary Insc: Stamped in ink lower left '[crown]/[kookaburra]/D'.
Dimensions: image overall 45.8 h x 36.1 w cm sheet 62.6 h x 51.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Daniel Thomas 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.1109
  • Gift of Daniel Thomas to the ANG, June 1980.