Peter Blake (b.1932) Babe Rainbow, original printed tin sign produced by Metal Box Carlisle 1968 - 66 x43 cm The sign was acquired directly from Hudson Scott (Metal Box) at the time of production.
Commissioned and distributed by Dodo Designs, 185 Westbourne Grove, London W.11. in 1968,
"Babe Rainbow, a fictitious lady wrestler, is the most recent in a line of wrestlers I have painted", said Peter Blake at the time "These include Irish Lord, X. Doktor K Tortur, Kamikaze, and Les Orchidees Noires."
"She is twenty-three years old and has broken her nose in the ring. She was born in New Cross, London. She is the daughter of the notorious Doktor K Tortur ."
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