Sunday, March 2, 2014

The Enterprise

Mosaic for the The Enterprise pub by Tessa Hunkin,Red Lion Street, Holborn, London
A mosaic for the “The Enterprise” pub, by Tessa Hunkin
Red Lion Street, Holborn
London, October 2009

“This is a sign for a pub in Red Lion Street, Holborn, London. The pub is named after a 19th century sailing ship that travelled to the Arctic in search of the missing explorer Sir John Franklin in 1852. The mosaic shows the ship in full sail watched by a polar bear on a floating iceberg.”
(The Enterprise, Tessa Hunkin, Mosaic and Electronic Crafts)