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A Most Unusual Gin

Walking through Soho one day I almost missed this mural. Can you imagine? I was talking and not paying attention but luckily, as I was about to cross the street a car was coming through the intersection which made me stop. When I looked across the street this is what I saw.

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New York, Soho, South of Houston, mural, wall art, street art, Manhattan, Hendrick's, gin, painting, building

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28 responses

  1. Can you imagine the hours that it took to create that beauty. Nicely captured.

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    February 10, 2014 at 7:51 am

  2. Great find Edith, glad you didn’t miss it, I wish I had missed it last night.

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    February 10, 2014 at 7:57 am

  3. This is more than just a mural…this is ART with a capital “A”…can you imagine how long this had to take to create?

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    February 10, 2014 at 9:00 am

  4. So glad you looked up to catch this, Edith. It a very detailed mural. Quite a talent to have created this. Nicely photographed!

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    February 10, 2014 at 10:11 am

  5. That is awesome.. One thing about New York – you’ll always find something different to see. There’s so much talent flowing there. Glad you caught the shot and shared it with us.

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    February 10, 2014 at 10:17 am

  6. Len

    That is one detailed mural Edith. You must have been in a hurry to almost miss this!

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    February 10, 2014 at 12:34 pm

    • LOL..not so much in a hurry but in a deep discussion with my two boys. Thanks Len.

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      February 10, 2014 at 2:39 pm

  7. Cool mural! Looks like a cormorant on the left.

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    February 10, 2014 at 5:19 pm

  8. That mural is really magnificent, Edith.
    Glad you saw it!!!

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    February 10, 2014 at 6:01 pm

  9. Love it Edith. Do you remember where it was exactly? Headed up there next month.

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    February 10, 2014 at 11:27 pm

    • Thanks Tina. I think it was on Prince Street but I can’t remember exactly where.

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      February 10, 2014 at 11:34 pm

  10. That’s a humongous mural with lots of detail. Nice find.

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    February 11, 2014 at 4:08 am

  11. Wow! What a superb fresco – it really adds interest to what otherwise would have been a very blank wall. Where’s Soho? The only one i know of is in London.

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    February 11, 2014 at 4:09 am

    • Thanks so much Andy. Soho or South of Houston is a neighbourhood in Manhattan.

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      February 11, 2014 at 8:34 am

  12. LB

    I wonder how long that mural has been there? It’s incredible!

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    February 11, 2014 at 12:17 pm

    • That’s a good question. I’m not sure but the artwork is simply outstanding.

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      February 11, 2014 at 3:32 pm

  13. \COSTA RICAAA!!!!! thats my second home…checking this ebook out right now!

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    February 14, 2014 at 11:14 am

    • Thanks for visiting and for commenting. I really appreciate it. Enjoy the book.

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      February 14, 2014 at 4:01 pm

  14. just wow,amazing

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    February 22, 2014 at 6:55 pm

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