Wild Things

R.I.P. Maurice Sendak

 

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Mural in the children's section of the Richland Library, Columbia, SC.

 

From the 1963 children's book, Where the Wild Things Are, by Maurice Sendak.

 

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Where_the_Wild_Things_Are

  • Hmood Al Nasseer PRO 4y

    this is great i love the crown
  • Lainey1 PRO 4y

    I love Maurice Sendak!
  • LT 4y

    On Of My Favorite Books Of My Childhood !
  • Brian 3y

    I LOVED that book. My favorite as a kid.
  • Cindy PRO 3y

    Hi Gerald! I see that you have heard the news too. I do remember this gorgeous mural that you posted last year. I've just pulled one out of the archives to pay tribute too! %-)
  • Mike (waiting patiently) PRO 3y

    Not too wild ~ more goofy?
  • Lillibets pics 3y

    I bet the children love this Gerald, a good fun shot.






    I bet the children love this Gerald a great fun shot.
    Would like to see the Deer if you post them.
  • Technical Nature 3y

    Good shot Gerald.
  • Osvaldo Eaf 3y

    That's lovely image, I love the book! It's so meaningful!
  • Osvaldo Eaf 3y

    Hey, wishing you an awsome friday, my friend!
  • Osvaldo Eaf 3y

    Have a great saturday, my friend!
  • Dan Anderson. PRO 3y

    Nice tribute
  • nilliske 3y

    Excellent work. Like it.
  • Sim~ 3y

    What a cool capture...monkeys at their best!!!
  • Pam PRO 3y

    Gerald, How do you repost a picture so its at the end like you did here?.... I would like to repost my mother tribute. Hope you are having a great day.
  • Osvaldo Eaf 3y

    Have a very happy mother's day, my friend!
  • geraldbrazell PRO 3y

    Pam Pam, check your Flickr mail. I answered you there.
  • Pam PRO 3y

    Thanks That was really cool.
  • Lainey1 PRO 3y

    Oh No! He died? I didn't know. I loved his work. My have book besides this one was Higgelty, Piggelty, Pop, which featured a Sealyham Terrier throughout.
  • marc50 (since 2006) 2y

    Was there today. Great library. You've photographed these perfectly.
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