Mr. Postman, is there a letter in your bag for me? We have already seen mail boxes painted and built to depict animals. The mail boxes shown in this album are artistic without, mostly, being representational. Just plain arty. What do I mean? Well –
Or art through old cameras:
Cameras! They remind, don’t they, of the cell phone gate in Miscellaneous #1?
Back away from technology and appliances, several more:
And this one, where a few shards take us from mail-box-as-house (a coming attraction in the mail box department) to arty quirk:
There’s a lot of quirk popping here, more than just a great mailbox:
And here, gloriously, a Lega mail box. Using standard quantification for quality of picture measured against degree of quirk, this is one of the lowest performing photos that I have. On my list to re-shoot. But you can get an idea:
And finally a piece of representational mailbox art. A salute to the VW microbus, hippie van of ages past:
What a bunch of mailboxes, no? My desk-side seemingly inanimate friend wants one. I will help him but I won’t do it for him.