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Title

Every man wears a head on his shoulder I

1981

Artist

Ana Maria Pacheco

Brazil, England

1943 –

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  • Details

    Place where the work was made
    England
    Date
    1981
    Media category
    Print
    Materials used
    etching
    Dimensions
    91.5 x 73.5 cm
    Credit
    Gift of John Clark 2020. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    201.2020
    Artist information
    Ana Maria Pacheco

    Works in the collection

    10

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    Every man wears a head on his shoulder I & III makes implicit reference to corrupted politics and the incidents that Pacheco herself witnessed and experienced in a militarised Brazil. Though the identity and ethnicity of the figures in these works is indistinct, they bear witness to something violent and disturbing.

  • Places

    Where the work was made

    England

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