Monday Mural | Found in Napa

Today, we leave the (SF)Bay Area, behind and go into California’s wine country. This is a mural from Napa — a picture of the Napa River. I found Napa...
Napa River mural, Napa

Today, we leave the (SF)Bay Area, behind and go into California’s wine country. This is a mural from Napa — a picture of the Napa River. I found Napa river mural in Downtown Napa, on a walk to the waterfront, some time back.

This artwork in is — I hear — by Steve Della Maggiora.

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  • s.c
    18 January 2016 at 10:09 am

    A lot of talented painters over there. Nice one indeed.

    • dNambiar
      19 January 2016 at 12:35 am

      I'm sure. I should be looking for more art around there, I guess.
      Thank you for visiting, SC. 🙂

  • Liz Needle
    18 January 2016 at 10:13 am

    I'd love to get a better view of this. It looks quite beautiful.

    • dNambiar
      19 January 2016 at 12:40 am

      Me too. I took this pic way before I started linking up to Monday Murals. If I go that side in the near future, I'm sure I'll be returning with a better pic. 🙂

      Thank you for stopping by, Liz.

  • biebkriebels
    18 January 2016 at 10:36 am

    A very detailed painting, more something for a museum.

    • dNambiar
      19 January 2016 at 12:43 am

      Detailed, it is.
      I wish I had a better pic.

      Thank you.

  • Tom
    18 January 2016 at 12:04 pm

    I guess I never knew that Napa had a waterfront.

    • dNambiar
      19 January 2016 at 12:45 am

      Now you do 😉
      Yeah Tom. It's a lovely place; great for an evening stroll. When the lights come on in the evenings, it is such a pretty sight.

      Thank you for dropping in here, today. 🙂

  • EG CameraGirl
    18 January 2016 at 1:21 pm

    Almost like a photo that has been enlarged. Lots of detail!

    • dNambiar
      19 January 2016 at 12:54 am

      I have to agree with you, EG CameraGirl 🙂

  • umashankar
    18 January 2016 at 2:28 pm

    The shade has added to the beauty of the mural.

    • dNambiar
      19 January 2016 at 12:55 am

      Ah! the photographer in you noticed the light. 🙂
      That was a very pretty picture. The shade sure made it cooler. 🙂

      Thank you for stopping by, USP. 🙂

  • Nicol Carm
    18 January 2016 at 4:45 pm

    Beautiful view of the Napa River in this mural.

    • dNambiar
      19 January 2016 at 1:00 am

      That it is.
      And with all those building and boats, that sure was a great peek at the area.

      Welcome here, Nicol. 🙂

  • R Niranjan Das
    19 January 2016 at 2:27 am

    Lovely mural. You are a lot into murals off late, which is nice.

    • dNambiar
      20 January 2016 at 12:00 am

      Actually nomad, these are pics from a while ago. I found a meme for murals and thought I had an excuse to use them. But now I'm going to be looking at murals a little more seriously and taking pictures more consciously, hoping to link them up. 😉

      Thank you, Nomad. 🙂

  • rupam sarma
    19 January 2016 at 4:02 am

    Beautiful

    • dNambiar
      20 January 2016 at 12:01 am

      That, it is. 🙂

      Thank you for visiting, Rupam. 🙂

  • Oakland Daily Photo
    19 January 2016 at 4:52 am

    Your mural find reminds us that Napa actually had a functioning waterfront even though it's considered an inland town. Very cool historical mural. Thanks for contributing to this week's Monday Mural.

    • dNambiar
      20 January 2016 at 12:15 am

      The picture does talk of a time when the river was used for transportation, doesn't it? When I was there, I saw nothing but a little boat on the river.

      Thank YOU for hosting.

  • Ranjana’s craft blog
    19 January 2016 at 5:35 am

    Lovely…looks like real photo…

    • dNambiar
      20 January 2016 at 12:17 am

      Yeah, the painting does look quite real. 🙂

      Thank you, Ranjana.

  • Prasad Np
    19 January 2016 at 7:54 am

    I thought a little bit of Europe in California, till i read the post that it is from Napa river 🙂

    • dNambiar
      20 January 2016 at 12:29 am

      Oh yes, there is a hint of Europe there, right? 🙂

  • PerthDailyPhoto
    19 January 2016 at 12:48 pm

    Fabulous mural DN, I've heard the Napa Valley is really beautiful.. and then there's all that wine 🙂

    • dNambiar
      20 January 2016 at 12:41 am

      Thank you, Grace.
      It is, if you like seeing stretches and stretches of vineyards. I love my drives into Napa. 🙂
      And yes, there's all that wine. 😉

  • Raj
    20 January 2016 at 10:07 pm

    Wow… a gorgeous mural. Love the detail. Looks so natural.

    And yeah… Enjoy the wine. 🙂

  • My Unfinished Life
    21 January 2016 at 3:43 pm
  • magiceye
    24 January 2016 at 2:44 am

    Good to see murals decorating streets

  • ArchanaC Kapoor
    24 January 2016 at 5:57 am

    its beautiful Dee…

  • Events Panda
    18 February 2016 at 7:44 am

    What an amazing place! The remains look well preserved.
    Adding to my dream list of places to visit.

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