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Mural, 17th At Alabama

Sponsered by Precita Eyes Murals Project. Murals being painted on a fence alongside 17th Street between Alabama and Florida Streets.
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Fence Surrounded By Industry
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17th Street between Alabama and Florida Streets, San Francisco, California
(Photo taken 12:49:23 Sunday 19 January 2014)
(Photo posted Thursday 30 January 2014)
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A mural on a long fence cheered up the neighborhood. Surrounded by industrial buildings, this mural celebrated food and life.


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Humanesque Tree, Bird and Sun Over Night Water
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17th Street At Alabama Street Mural external link San Francisco
Bean Soup Literary Mural Project external link
Sponsored by Precita Eyes Muralists external link
17th Street between Alabama and Florida Streets, San Francisco, California
(Photo taken 12:49:27 Sunday 19 January 2014)
(Photo posted Thursday 30 January 2014)
© 2014 Bryan Costales
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One section of the mural featured a human-like tree from behind which a bird flew trailing a subdued rainbow contrail, and on the other side of which a warm sun floated over a nighttime ocean.


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Monster Butterfly and King Sized Watermelon
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17th Street At Alabama Street Mural external link San Francisco
Bean Soup Literary Mural Project external link
Sponsored by Precita Eyes Muralists external link
17th Street between Alabama and Florida Streets, San Francisco, California
(Photo taken 12:50:03 Sunday 19 January 2014)
(Photo posted Thursday 30 January 2014)
© 2014 Bryan Costales
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A monster butterfly hovered over people tending a garden, while in a neighboring garden a man displayed a king sized watermelon.


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Artists Were Finishing A Tree
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17th Street At Alabama Street Mural external link San Francisco
Bean Soup Literary Mural Project external link
Sponsored by Precita Eyes Muralists external link
17th Street between Alabama and Florida Streets, San Francisco, California
(Photo taken 12:50:08 Sunday 19 January 2014)
(Photo posted Thursday 30 January 2014)
© 2014 Bryan Costales
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License
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Three artists had gathered to finish painting a tree on the fence. The tree was a woman with branches for hair.


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A Man Painted Water
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17th Street At Alabama Street Mural external link San Francisco
Bean Soup Literary Mural Project external link
Sponsored by Precita Eyes Muralists external link
17th Street between Alabama and Florida Streets, San Francisco, California
(Photo taken 12:50:29 Sunday 19 January 2014)
(Photo posted Thursday 30 January 2014)
© 2014 Bryan Costales
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A man painted water on the fence. Cows walked on a path that gradually transformed into a river.


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Huge Sun and Huge Wheat
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17th Street At Alabama Street Mural external link San Francisco
Bean Soup Literary Mural Project external link
Sponsored by Precita Eyes Muralists external link
17th Street between Alabama and Florida Streets, San Francisco, California
(Photo taken 12:50:40 Sunday 19 January 2014)
(Photo posted Thursday 30 January 2014)
© 2014 Bryan Costales
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License
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A huge sun on the fence floated next to a group of people surrounded by huge wheat. Words that began in the center and then spiraled out, "Ahi Viene El Sol here Comes The Sun Hissss Sacred Water...."


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The Mural Was A Full Block Long
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17th Street At Alabama Street Mural external link San Francisco
Bean Soup Literary Mural Project external link
Sponsored by Precita Eyes Muralists external link
17th Street between Alabama and Florida Streets, San Francisco, California
(Photo taken 12:50:50 Sunday 19 January 2014)
(Photo posted Thursday 30 January 2014)
© 2014 Bryan Costales
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial License
#C14_0118


This mural occupied the entire length of a city block from Florida all the way down to Alabama.


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