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Pennhurst 9

Posted by
Ruthiebear (Titusville, NJ, United States) on 20 May 2014 in Documentary & Street.

Again, there is really nothing silly about this abandoned asylum, but some of the wall art is amusing. Happy Silly Tuesday.
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Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

It is like a clown's mask. The look is happy, but can not hide the sadness.

20 May 2014 5:39am

ursulakatariina from Uusikaupunki, Finland

Happy ST!

20 May 2014 5:48am

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Amusing in a creepy sort of way. A super capture.

20 May 2014 6:13am

Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

They are such tragic places, and these images are quite moving Ruthie

20 May 2014 6:46am

Melocoton from Salamanca, Spain

creative shot , great edition

20 May 2014 6:53am

Ainsley from Derbyshire, United Kingdom

I wonder if it was done by a inhabitant at the time or a kid enjoying the decay long after.

20 May 2014 7:28am

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Joyeux mardi..... :))))

20 May 2014 7:32am

Wayra from Roma, Italy

Funny and well composed.

20 May 2014 7:37am

jean pierre from paris, France

excellent traitement!! amitiés

20 May 2014 8:01am

Batisse from Ambert, France

Excellent; Bravo!

20 May 2014 8:09am

Devi from Chennai, India

That's a nice smilie on the wall!!
Happy S T :)

20 May 2014 8:12am

Anthony Morgan Lambert from Bielefeld(Old West Wales Boy), Germany

you really are Swinging the emotions in this series,nice one.

20 May 2014 8:29am

Etsu from Kyoto, Japan

Nice capture and Happy ST :)

20 May 2014 8:47am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

What a nice simple graffiti, Well caught

20 May 2014 9:10am

Martine Libouton from Genappe, Belgium

Très belle composition!

20 May 2014 9:13am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Well spotted - it is good to know there was one way to raise a smile in there.

20 May 2014 9:17am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

A little smile ...! Superb photo. Happy ST !

20 May 2014 1:22pm

Kyu from Kyoto, Japan

Fantastic capture. I like the beautiful and impressive textures. Happy ST.

20 May 2014 1:25pm

Don from Spokane, United States

A fine image of graffiti for ST. I like the lighter image among all the rather depressing rooms.

20 May 2014 2:13pm

Tomek from PoznaƄ, Poland

Superb image to silly tuesday. Happy ST.:-)

20 May 2014 2:26pm

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

Sympa !

20 May 2014 2:27pm

Jean-Luc T. from Juignac, France

Magnifique tête de poisson souriante.

20 May 2014 2:58pm

claudie from le havre, France

Superbe compo !!!!!!!!!!!!!

20 May 2014 3:01pm

Benkirane Thami from Fès, Morocco

Un tag hybride: mi-homme, mi poisson! Une sirène ?
Bonne fin de journée!

20 May 2014 3:01pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice shot!
such beautiful composition, colors, textures & treatment!
A M A Z I N G !

20 May 2014 3:15pm

Lena from San Francisco, United States

Excellent series. Happy ST !

20 May 2014 3:28pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quel dessin d'enfant sueprb eiamge et cpatage.

20 May 2014 3:59pm

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

Amusing image.

20 May 2014 4:14pm

mohkum from Cochin (Kochi), India

Nice and silly shot! Very vibrant tones!

20 May 2014 5:22pm

Pascale MD from MONTPELLIER, France

Très belle compo et un traitement parfaitement adapté.
Bravo et bonne soirée

20 May 2014 5:50pm

Roléro-t from Loverval, Belgium

Nice capture!

20 May 2014 6:32pm

Phil Morris from Saskatoon, Toronto, NYC, Canada

5***** 's !~

20 May 2014 6:56pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

Stunning... i love it Ruthie! Best regards, hugs, Adela

20 May 2014 6:58pm

Oiva from Turku, Finland

Graffiti factors are everywhere! Here if someone building is empty, as soon the walls are filled with pictures and tags! :-))Haleja.

happy ST ,my good friend!

20 May 2014 7:02pm

michel creze from le havre, France

Happy S T !!!

20 May 2014 7:30pm

Patrick M. from France, France

Happy St Ruthie ! smiley

20 May 2014 7:43pm

maximage from Mase, Switzerland

Beautiful smile and nice capture with vivid colors! Happy S T !

20 May 2014 7:48pm

LauraS from Chico, United States

Leave it to you to find the humor and joy in this place, Ruthie. Fantastic image. Happy ST.

20 May 2014 8:35pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

That is a cute little smile, just an odd place for it! Someone was trying to bring happiness! Beautiful color! Happy ST!

20 May 2014 8:43pm

curieuzeneuzemosterdpot from somewhere between viewer and subject, Belgium

the smile brightens everything, ruthiebear! :-))

beautiful treatment!!

20 May 2014 10:06pm

J.R. from Urasoe City, Japan

Maybe this came later, after the place was closed; but well seen:)

20 May 2014 10:19pm

Irene from San Francisco, United States

I understand people do come into abandoned places and do their art. Good capture Ruthie !!

20 May 2014 11:14pm

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

another nice gritty shot

21 May 2014 1:43am

Langevine from Angers, France

oh superbe cette pigmentation

21 May 2014 9:30am

kiwisa from North Shore, New Zealand


21 May 2014 8:10pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

Fantastic textures and angled lighting casting subdued shadows on the wall! Fantastic photo!

21 May 2014 11:50pm

John Jungklaus from Chase Mills, NY, United States

A great capture Ruthie !! Color and light are excellent in this series !!

22 May 2014 1:53am