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PRIMATIVE-GRAFFITI - 'TAGGING'
A CLASSIC PHALLUS TAG
TAG: PHALLUS - ELECTRICITY HUT, SAINSBURY'S "SAVACENTRE"
PETROL-STATION, SE-CORNER - SOUTHEND LANE, LONDON, SE26
(pic 24-02-2017) ... in
Common in the '80s, a
'penis-tag' is still occasionally performed. This example is in a grubby
little ignored corner of the huge supermarket plot, on a pedestrian short-cut
to a main road.
coincidental the way the image is sniffing at the garbage beneath it,
especially the water-bottle! and seems at the same time to curve down,
is almost appended from, the sinister little yellow warning of
electrical death! These were almost certainly not in the tagger's sight,
but when such a potentially evocative symbol is added to a place rich in
chance it inevitably orchestrates relationships and focuses