The Hot Rod World of Robt. Williams
A Carouser’s Ode to Sentimentality
Scholastic Designation: Like a Ghost Breeze through the Eucalyptus Trees, Nostalgia’s Wake of Melancholy Reverie Clouds the Shitty Past with Tear-Jerking Slop about a Time When Mediocrity and Conformity Were Next to Godliness
Remedial Title: Back When a Cherry Coke Was Ambrosia and a “Piece of Ass” Meant Half the Population
1987, oil on canvas, 36x30 inches. Copyright © Robert Williams.
The painting is reproduced here courtesy of the artist. Taken from The Hot Rod World of Robt. Williams (Motorbooks, 2006).
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