THE SHOP OF ROBERT RUBBISH

THE SAILOR AND THE MERMAID


Down a grubby Soho alleyway, a sailor on shore leave. With little to no sleep in 3 days, and copious amounts of drink, the jolly jack tar staggers back to his digs, but is shocked when he encounters a mermaid on a dustbin... what happens next is anyone’s guess. Was it a dream? This Mortal Coil’s cover of Tim Buckley’s ode to the sea temptresses, Song To The Siren evokes the other worldly dreamscape workings of the young mariner’s rum addled inner mind…

Archival Giclee print on German etching paper
signed and numbered by the artist
limited edition of 100
A3 297 x 420 mm
90 GBP