Photograph by Angela Buckland

Norman Catherine – Speaker of the House, 1989

Norman Catherine (1949-)
Speaker of the House (1989)
Canvas, metal, wire, wood and acrylic / 2415mm x 1180mm x 1225mm
CCAC #0043

Donated by the artist in 1999

This is the last and largest of a series of satirical caricatures of speakers of parliament that the artist made in the late 1980s - a time of political upheaval. He was inspired by roadside artists' style of using discarded tin cans.

Photograph by Angela Buckland

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