Puddle Jumpers, 1989, Bronze, Artist: Glenna Goodacre (1939-), American Artist, Transamerica Redwood Glade, San Francisco, California
Privately owned Redwood Park is a unique feature of Transamerica Pyramid Center: An intimate, half-acre redwood grove nestled between the skyscrapers of San Francisco's Financial District. [from transamerica website]
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Another Boy Hooted
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Puddle Jumpers, 1989
Bronze external link
Artist: Glenna Goodacre (1939-) external link
American Artist external link
Transamerica Redwood Glade external link
San Francisco external link California external link
(Date Photographed: 13:59:50 Wednesday 17 October 2018)
(Date Published: Monday 26 November 2018)
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Another boy, in the line of puddle jumpers, hooted in excitement.


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Kids holding Hands
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Puddle Jumpers, 1989
Bronze external link
Artist: Glenna Goodacre (1939-) external link
American Artist external link
Transamerica Redwood Glade external link
San Francisco external link California external link
(Date Photographed: 13:59:28 Wednesday 17 October 2018)
(Date Published: Monday 26 November 2018)
© 2018 Bryan Costales
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The sculpture depicted kids holding hands and running and jumping puddles.


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Scarf Flying
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Puddle Jumpers, 1989
Bronze external link
Artist: Glenna Goodacre (1939-) external link
American Artist external link
Transamerica Redwood Glade external link
San Francisco external link California external link
(Date Photographed: 13:59:41 Wednesday 17 October 2018)
(Date Published: Monday 26 November 2018)
© 2018 Bryan Costales
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The boy on the left was completely off the ground, his only two attachment points were the hand he held and the tip of his flying scarf where it touched the next boy.


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The Next Boy
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Puddle Jumpers, 1989
Bronze external link
Artist: Glenna Goodacre (1939-) external link
American Artist external link
Transamerica Redwood Glade external link
San Francisco external link California external link
(Date Photographed: 13:59:46 Wednesday 17 October 2018)
(Date Published: Monday 26 November 2018)
© 2018 Bryan Costales
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The next boy in line, his coat open, and his hair flying as he jumped puddles.


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The Sign
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Puddle Jumpers, 1989
Bronze external link
Artist: Glenna Goodacre (1939-) external link
American Artist external link
Transamerica Redwood Glade external link
San Francisco external link California external link
(Date Photographed: 13:59:12 Wednesday 17 October 2018)
(Date Published: Monday 26 November 2018)
© 2018 Bryan Costales
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The sign identifying the sculpture was cast in bronze and attached to concrete in front of the stature. It read:

Glenna Goodacre
Puddle Jumpers, 1989
Bronze
60' x 114"
Please do not touch


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Boy And Girl
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Puddle Jumpers, 1989
Bronze external link
Artist: Glenna Goodacre (1939-) external link
American Artist external link
Transamerica Redwood Glade external link
San Francisco external link California external link
(Date Photographed: 13:59:57 Wednesday 17 October 2018)
(Date Published: Monday 26 November 2018)
© 2018 Bryan Costales
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#C18_7902


The line of puddle jumpers were not all boys. A girl in the line of boys enjoyed jumping just as much.


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Right End Sun
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Puddle Jumpers, 1989
Bronze external link
Artist: Glenna Goodacre (1939-) external link
American Artist external link
Transamerica Redwood Glade external link
San Francisco external link California external link
(Date Photographed: 14:00:07 Wednesday 17 October 2018)
(Date Published: Monday 26 November 2018)
© 2018 Bryan Costales
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License
#C18_7903


The right end of the line of running and jumping boys and girls dashed into sunlight.


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