Thumb or penis? Fourth Plinth divides opinion as new David Shrigley piece is unveiled
This giant hand statue has got a ridiculously long thumb.
It’s quite unnerving to be honest.
Mayor Sadiq Khan unveiled David Shrigley’s sculpture ‘Really Good’ earlier today at London’s Trafalgar Square.
MORE: McDonald’s worker pictured helping old man cross road melts all our hearts But not everyone was sure about the seven-metre-high installation.
This Twitter user suggested it was phallic Another person thought it resembled something that would show up on an Alan Partridge comedy show Shrigley said he hoped the thumbs up statue would become a self-fulfilling prophecy.
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