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Original Painting
Oils, pastels & acrylics on canvas
132 x 183cm x 4cm

The third in a large series based on the lyrics of Tom Waits songs.
The artists is inspired by Waits' unique storytelling and slightly surreal visuals these lyrics create.
This particular piece is based on the Waits' song "Going out West" using the lyrics 'My friends think I'm ugly. I've got a masculine face' as the starting block and title for the piece. Various cues from the song are found within the piece through the artist's use of mark making.

Shipped wrapped in bubblewrap and 3mm hardboard via courier.
Can ship off stretchers if requested. This will be cheaper to ship.

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Materials used:

oil paint, acrylic, pastel

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This artwork is sold by Lee Ellis from United Kingdom

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Lee Ellis

United Kingdom

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