Jelly Nice Day Out

By SlowSong
The Jelly Baby Family at Marble Arch, sculptor Mauro Perucchetti.
Made up of Father, Mother, 2 teenagers, a young child and twins.
Part of the City of Sculpture Festival, Westminster.
Rather cute, despite weighing 3.2 tons.

Thank you for your votes on the rather incongruous horse sculpture uploaded previously. Statuary in London seems to be an ongoing theme of mine lately, although not intended. The nice weather's just made it that way. Many thanks for looking.

Chris

Tags: Photo journalism London General Statues Sculptures Landscape and travel Portraits and people Humour and fun

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Comments


James_C 8 36 56 United Kingdom
8 May 2011 5:37PM
Love the sculpture and really love the way you have photographed it. Most effective.

James

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jasonrwl Plus
7 1.1k 10 United Kingdom
8 May 2011 5:59PM
Excellent pov in V1 - well done.
barbarahirst 9 27 12 United Kingdom
8 May 2011 6:06PM
What a funtime image
jellies indeed !!
mrswoolybill Plus
11 1.2k 1809 United Kingdom
8 May 2011 6:23PM

Quote:Rather cute, despite weighing 3.2 tons.
I love the way this set gradually gives more information, and an increasing sense of scale. V1 is really quite mysterious in that respect - it looks big, but how big? Hope this lot stay around until our next visit
Moira
Glostopcat 11 255 2 England
8 May 2011 6:30PM
A very colourful set of fun images, jelly good show
SlowSong Plus
9 7.1k 30 England
8 May 2011 6:45PM

Quote: Hope this lot stay around until our next visit

It says on the website that they're there till April 2011 so I don't expect they'll be around much longer. Sad
8 May 2011 7:05PM
A very good comp' and lovely colour on V1. And I wonder what Jelly 'Fish' where called, before the invention of Jelly ? Smile

John Smile
bricurtis Plus
12 2.2k 49 England
8 May 2011 8:23PM
Great colourful piece of modern art - I like V2 - they look a lovely family.Smile
davewaine 10 141 3 England
8 May 2011 10:33PM
3.2 tons? Those are serious jelly babies. I like V1 best. It has a slightly surreal quality. I thought you had done it in a studio at first - until I realised that the blue background was the sky.

Dave
taggart Plus
13 47 13 United States
8 May 2011 11:07PM
Well? we have our cow sculptures--

Excellent and very interesting images!
helenlinda Plus
10 356 22 United Kingdom
8 May 2011 11:23PM
What a wonderful family !!
Love the light you have captured in v2 and good to see them in situ too.
Helen
imagio 11 12 1 England
9 May 2011 12:39PM
Fab collection Chris

Bernie
danbrann 13 636 17
9 May 2011 1:11PM
I didn't know about this piece of art but you show it very well Chris.
pascalg Plus
10 37 France
9 May 2011 2:14PM
looks like real jelly!
excellent set
TrevBatWCC Plus
9 12 11 England
9 May 2011 3:32PM
A jelly fine set of images, Chris! Grin V1 has to be my fave, but it's nice to see the wider views, which give a sense of scale and show us how large they are Smile
Trev Smile
lesarnott 7 11 2 United Kingdom
9 May 2011 4:44PM
Great colour! Jelly good!
Les
RockArea 11 18 3 United Kingdom
9 May 2011 6:48PM
V1 is beautifully presented and it's great how the other versions add to the experience. I love 'em!

David
frz67 8 10 32 Italy
9 May 2011 7:48PM
great POV in V1 and beautiful reflection.
well seen, Chris

francesco
SlowSong Plus
9 7.1k 30 England
9 May 2011 8:41PM
Thanks everyone. They're fun aren't they? Smile
Lillian Plus
8 22 17 United Kingdom
9 May 2011 10:05PM
What fun Chris, and I bet you really enjoyed doing these tooWink
well shot
Lillian
MickyMc 10 8 United Kingdom
10 May 2011 11:40AM
Very cute indeed. Lovely colours too
Mavis
AshTree 8 1.7k 6 England
10 May 2011 10:33PM
A super set, Chris, showing us all sides of the Jelly Baby Family. V1 is absolutely fantastic, the light, the gleam, the curves and reflections. Stunning!
Theresa
PhillipMinnis 7 94 4 Australia
11 May 2011 9:57AM
A nice series of image, Chris! I prefer the 1st and 3rd versions. I like the bold colours and shapes of the 1st version, and I like the perspective from which you captured the sculptures in the 3rd image! Smile


Cheers

Phil
NeilWigan Plus
7 16 16 England
13 May 2011 11:38PM
Dont go down the jelly baby road ,Tony Watson ,went that way and it seems to have left him with serious mental problems Wink.Good set great colour and form well shot.
oh they good enough to eat - great idea and well sported
21 May 2011 8:43PM
I like all your pictures ,I'm gonna have to call back again and again.
Paul X

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