ROBERT RUBBISH
The Three Ages Of Derek Raymond

The Three Ages Of Derek Raymond


Robert William Arthur Cook (12 June 1931 – 30 July 1994), better known since the 1980s by his pen name Derek Raymond, was an English crime writer, credited with being a founder of British noir. The setting for this artwork is st. Ann's Court. Derek Raymond  once worked in a sex shop on this street. The three ages of his life are all present on the street, as a young boy he went to Eton School as a young man in the 1960s, he was part of the London underworld. In his last years of his life he came back to London from years spent in rural France and spent a lot of time in the bars and clubs of Soho. 

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