Fruit Labels - Watsonville, California
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hotshoe
N 36° 54.670 W 121° 45.370
10S E 610802 N 4085740
Quick Description: Brilliant mural duplicating fruit crate labels from old Watsonville farms
Location: United States
Date Posted: 9/19/2010 12:26:31 PM
Waymark Code: WM9QG8
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 4

Long Description:
This mural depicts two different crates of glowing fruit set on a background of the local fields and orchards, with the coast range in the distance. The City of Watsonville in association with private businesses has a project to reproduce some of the historic fruit and vegetable labels which once represented Watsonville agriculture. The original labels were graphically sophisticated and enticing, and well deserve being reproduced on this large scale to beautify downtown Watsonville.
City: Watsonville

Location Name: Union Street side of store on East Beach Street

Artist: Arturo Thomae

Date: 2009

Media: acrylic on concrete

Relevant Web Site: Not listed

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