Bless This House – Harry Secombe (1960)
An individual, limited edition, example of vinyl record art made from a genuine, original, 45rpm, 7” single featuring the Harry Secombe single from 1960, Bless This House. Released on the Philips record label, this pop song has been reworked into the shape house with a chimney.
Bless This House is a song that was originally published in 1927. The words were written by Englishwoman Helen Taylor, under the original title Bless the House. The music was composed by Australian May Brahe, a friend of Taylor’s. In the United States, this song is strongly associated with Thanksgiving and is often sung around this time.
Sir Harry Secombe, CBE was a Welsh comedian and singer. In his later years, he was a presenter of television shows incorporating hymns and other devotional songs.
Presented in a satin black box frame
Limited Edition of 50, signed and numbered by myself, the artist
Title: Bless This House
Media Artist/s: Harry Secombe
Record Label: Philips
Medium: Mixed media, hand cut from an original 7″ vinyl single
||25 × 4.5 × 25 cm