Today’s watercolor experiment:
Just around the corner from my favorite newsstand (now defunct) I came across an interesting scene behind Grand Central Station in New York City. I love the girders punctuated with rivets. I have been looking around for an old Erector Set™ to build my own, but these days, however everything is made out of plastic. Yuk! I wish I knew the term for that spiral flourish connecting the column with the thing it is supporting. I love that riveted deco look.
This is what I came across behind Grand Central (48th Street):
I don’t remember if the stenciled graffiti was a temporary panel or a more permanent fixture. But anything graffiti-esque qualifies for my New York Graffiti series.
Here are a couple of photos from my foray behind Grand Central: