Riiko Sakkinen | A4 Drawings | Great Balls of Fire
 (Wehrmachtskanister)
Great Balls of Fire
(Wehrmachtskanister)
28 November 2007, Cervera de los Montes
A4 (29,7 x 21,0 cm)
Water color, pencil, color pencil and ball-point pen on paper.
i Wehrmachtskanister (German) = Jerrycan. A jerrycan is a 20 litres fuel container made from pressed steel. The jerrycan was invented by the Germans during a secret project ordered by Hitler.

Goodness, gracious, great balls of fire is from the lyrics of Great Balls of Fire, a love song written by Otis Blackwell and Jack Hammer. Jerry Lee Lewis' version of the song was a number one US hit in 1958.

Private collection, Helsinki.
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