• Pinned up 7-Up

    5 days ago - By Acrylic and Light

    Title- Pinned up 7-Up14 x 14", acrylic on gessoed aluminium panelpainting 291, 2021 7-Up was created in St Louis, Mo by Charles Leiper Grigg in 1929. The lemon-lime soft drink was initially called "Bib-Label Lithiated Lemon-Lime Soda". The formulation much like many soft drinks that were often developed by pharmacists during the late-19th and early-20th century contained a drug, in this case the mood stabilizer Lithium that is often prescribed for bi-polar disorder. It was removed from its formulation in 1948. The name was changed to 7-Up in 1936, the same year the slogan "You Like It, It...
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