View Full Version : Great NY Skyline Poster - Check this out...

July 25th, 2003, 04:53 PM
Saw this in my Landlord's office today and had to let you all know about it too. *Some of you probably have seen it, it is available in some map shops around town. *I have no affiliation with this company...just thought it was super cool.

East River Portrait (http://www.grandscapes.biz/er_portrait2.html)

Hudson River Portrait (http://www.grandscapes.biz/hr_portrait1.html)

July 25th, 2003, 05:05 PM
Yeah, I thought I'd seen it somewhere before.
There pretty accurate arent they!
Ive got this weired thing that i want everything to be as up-to-date as possible but thats pretty recent, well actually a few years ago but most posters are really old!

I saw this poster the other day that was so old that the financial centre and 17 state street were under construction!

July 25th, 2003, 09:15 PM
i have the east river poster, it is awesome!! The artist really put alot of work into that thing.

July 28th, 2003, 04:11 AM
Interesting how they kept the Twin Towers in the poster... That being said, are they still sold as shown?

July 28th, 2003, 08:00 AM
Yes as far as I know. *The artist spent years doing the drawings so the amount of work put into them is the reason they are still available with the twins.

July 28th, 2003, 07:06 PM
in an nytimes article about the poster the artist said that he left the twin towers in because it just wouldnt be complete without them.

Freedom Tower
July 28th, 2003, 08:44 PM
Too bad silverstein doesn't feel the same way

July 29th, 2003, 12:29 PM
Definitely cool posters, but I prefer "Manhattan Unfurled" by Matteo Pericoli (Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0375504915/102-3987587-9547362?vi=glance
which gives the full view around the island, as opposed to cutting off at 96th St.

Freedom Tower
July 29th, 2003, 12:39 PM
haha, speaking of spam...

actually I think im gonna go buy that :smile:

(Edited by Freedom Tower at 12:40 pm on July 29, 2003)