Monday, September 18, 2017

monday mural - David Ervine

Seen in Belfast, NI in 2015
the mural painted in 2008 to honour the late David Ervine. Ervine, a prominent protestant unionist, was a member of the Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF) and leader of the Progressive Unionist Party (PUP). Ervine was a key figure in the loyalist ceasefire of 1994, a predecessor of the Good Friday Agreement of 1998.


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18 comments:

  1. A very powerful mural, Bill! Thank you so much for sharing.

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  2. Hi Bill.

    Beautiful that this mural looks so well looked after.

    Groettie from Patricia.

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  3. I remember him well from his frequent appearances on the evening news. A great mural in b&w.

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  4. Looks very nice but how do you know that that sentence is true.

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  5. I like the portrait, very well painted.

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  6. Fascinating mural! It is extremely expressive...look at those eyes! Now, if only our leaders would take that saying to heart!

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  7. Gosh that's brilliant Bill, and so true. The artist has done a magnificent job here.

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  8. That is so very true and yet we still seem to forget it.

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  9. Such a true statement. Wonderful mural Bill!

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  10. That statement can't be repeated often enough far and wide, in my humble opinion. Great mural.

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