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ST Nice to See You

Posted by
Ruthiebear (Titusville, NJ, United States) on 6 June 2017 in Art & Design.

Happy ST Nice to See You, a life-scale sculpture of a window washer, was cast by Seward Johnson in 2008.
This sculpture is so realistic that only the bronze-colored "skin" gives it away. The coveralls, hat, shoes, and window-squeegee are painted in appropriate colors. Of course, it is positioned exactly so that he appears to be washing the Art building window. It fools many into thinking he is real.
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ursulakatariina from Turku, Finland

You fooled me with this! Happy ST!

6 Jun 2017 5:44am

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Incroyables ces sculptures. J'adore.
Joyeux mardi.

6 Jun 2017 5:49am

jpla from St Barthélémy d, France

Incroyable !

6 Jun 2017 6:56am

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

Cool picuture !!

6 Jun 2017 7:14am

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

De magnifiques sculptures!

6 Jun 2017 8:50am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Superb !! Wonderful Tuesday shot !

6 Jun 2017 9:42am

Oiva from Turku, Finland

Wow wonderful, the artist has been able to do it,
  Really so right that I first thought it was a real window cleaner :-))))Haleja.

Happy ST my dear friend Ruthie.

6 Jun 2017 10:01am

Nelida De La Fuente from Tres Arroyos, Argentina

Espléndida composición, con genial iluminación y colores... Felices días.

6 Jun 2017 10:04am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

I'm worried he doeSn'T seem to have his eyes on the job :)

6 Jun 2017 10:05am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Superb and stunning ...!! Happy ST !

6 Jun 2017 10:25am

beach from Oshawa, Ontario, Canada

That is truly realistic. I had to look several times. You're right. The bronze skin. But then again, many people rub on fake tan, and end up looking bronze.

6 Jun 2017 10:29am

Maria-Lina from Brownsburg Chatham, Canada

C'est très original!!! Bise, bon mardi tout en douceur ma jolie Ruth!

6 Jun 2017 11:47am

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Excellent capture of this window washer!! So realistic! Great reflections as well!
Happy ST!

6 Jun 2017 11:56am

Kyu from Kyoto, Japan

Excellent treatment. Wonderful capture in beautiful light. Happy ST.

6 Jun 2017 2:29pm

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

Here's a window always clean.

6 Jun 2017 2:45pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

such beautiful composition, colors, lights & reflections!
Happy ST!

6 Jun 2017 3:01pm

Don from Spokane, United States

It is a grea Looking statue. I thought it was real and a good action shot! :-)

6 Jun 2017 3:20pm

jean pierre a from France

superbe image!! amitiés

6 Jun 2017 4:02pm

Irene from San Francisco, United States

Happy ST.
He does look life like. Great image !

6 Jun 2017 4:30pm

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

This looks so very real and lifelike, hardly silly at all.

6 Jun 2017 6:36pm

Dan from Quartz Hill, United States

This is one of your best shots ever:) Well done. Thx for the Remix collection.


6 Jun 2017 11:47pm

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

With a copy of Rear Window in his pocket, he washes the sky.

7 Jun 2017 12:08am

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

when he's finished with windows, he needs to mow

7 Jun 2017 12:14am

Dan from Quartz Hill, United States

Your Very Best:)

7 Jun 2017 1:42am

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

It definitely would have fooled me! A wonderful image!

7 Jun 2017 1:55am

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quel homme en train de nottoyer quel reflet dans ce vitrage et ces tons

7 Jun 2017 4:58am

L'Angevine from Angers, France


7 Jun 2017 7:36am

Lewis from Harns, Netherlands

Lifelike and comical!! Great details like that book and cloth in his back pocket.

7 Jun 2017 8:25am

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Ha ha, how cool!

7 Jun 2017 1:25pm

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Cleaning the windows is unpleasant. There will always be riots that somebody then points out.

7 Jun 2017 5:31pm

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