[Philadelphia]: nd [c. 1980's]. 22 1/2 x 25", ink on heavyweight paper, edged in black gaffer's tape, as hung. Unsigned and undated.
A large scale flash poster,completely handdrawn, by the influential tattoo artist Crazy Philadelphia Eddie, aka Eddie Funk, which hung in his Philadelphia tattoo parlor. Eddie began his career working out of Coney Island in 1952, and in the 1960's moved to Philadelphia and opened up the first of several shops in Philadelphia's Chinatown, where he adapted the moniker with which he became famous. This large scale sheet features over 40 drawings, and is a good representation of his later style, as documented in the six volumes of his biography. Item #29174