Painting, Maryland State House, Annapolis, MD. The Landing of the Maryland Colonists from the Ark & the Dove, St. Clements Island, March 25, 1634. By Peter Egeli, c. 1975. On loan to the state from the Steuart Investment Company. Jez Braithwaite’s Water Water Everywhere Challenge #25
This painting hangs in the Maryland State House. I’m not sure what it depicts but I am fairly certain it pertains to either the American Revolution or perhaps the War of 1812. Note that the ship on the right is fly the Union Jack. If anybody can identify this work of art, I’d be mostContinue reading “Jez’s WWE Challenge #16: February 25, 2020”
This mural can be found right off of Church Circle in Annapolis. I did a quick Google search on “Bond Bread Annapolis” and retrieved a Wikipedia article about a Bond Bread factory that was on Georgia Ave NW in Washington, DC. I’m assuming they are the same.
For now, this is my final entry for Mural a Day. I’ll be on the lookout for more groovy murals, graffiti, and such. Happy New Year!
These three photographs comprise a single mural. Too cool for school!
There’s a neighborhood in Annapolis called Parole. There you will find a section that, in zoning terms, is probably light industrial. In an attempt at beautification, the city sponsored a bunch of murals in this part of town. Some of them are quite brilliant, others are facile or prosaic or just plain ugly. Over theContinue reading “Mural a Day 1”