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Tattooed swimmer in Potters Fields Park

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Barely a day goes by without a publicity stunt or photo opportunity in Potters Fields Park - and the latest is a 35 ft sculpture of a tattooed swimmer.

Tattooed swimmer in Potters Fields Park
Photo by Jenny Davell
Tattooed swimmer in Potters Fields Park
Photo by Jenny Davell

The swimmer bears a tattoo showing a classic Japanese Carp shown on a bed of chips and newspaper with a Japanese wave-style splash of vinegar on top.

The sculpture remains in Potters Fields Park till Sunday 23 September. It's one of two sculptures that have been created as part of a promotional campaign for the Discovery Channel's new London Ink series featuring celebrity tattoo artist Louis Malloy.

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