Michael English (British, 1941-2009): 'O Quel Cul Tu As' (Oh! Calcutta!).
Lot 251
Michael English (British, 1941-2009): 'O Quel Cul Tu As' (Oh! Calcutta!).
£2,500 - 3,500
US$ 4,100 - 5,700

Lot Details
Rock & Pop Memorabilia 1970s & 1980s
Michael English (British, 1941-2009): 'O Quel Cul Tu As' (Oh! Calcutta!).
airbrush and watercolour, signed, framed, reverse with shipper/storer's label reading ex Michael White 13/12/2000, 22 x 31½ inches (56 x 80cm)

Footnotes

  • Illustrated: 'Michael English 3D Eye', Paper Tiger, 1979, p.42, from the collection of Michael White, the show's original West End producer, 1970.

    The show caused much controversy at the time as it included scenes of total male and female nudity. The title is taken from a painting by Clovis Trouille, itself a pun on the French expression, 'O quel cul t'as!', and English's piece is based on Trouille's original.
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