99 Words & Phrases Coined by Shakespeare

99 Words & Phrases Coined by Shakespeare (HM127S)

Location: Wichita, KS 67202 Sedgwick County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 41.283', W 97° 19.779'

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Truth Will Out · Salad Days · Send Packing · Knock Knock! Who's There? · What The Dickens · Wear My Heart Upon My Sleeve · Bated Breath · The Game Is Up · Love Is Blind · Breathed His Last · Itching Palm · Forever And A Day · Goodness Sake · World's My Oyster · All Our Yesterdays · A Sorry Sight · Pitched Battle · Fancy Free · Elbow Room · Knit Brow · Lie Low · Sea Change · Live Long Day · Break The Ice · Heart Of Gold · Naked Truth · It's High Time · Infinite Space · Full Circle · Fool's Paradise · Sick At Heart · Cold Comfort · Not Slept One Wink · Dead As A Door Nail · In My Mind's Eye · In A Pickle · Wild Goose Chase · What's Done Is Done · All's Well That Ends Well · Eaten Me Out Of House And Home · To Be Or Not To Be, That Is The Question · Pound Of Flesh · Seen Better Days

[Only the main phrases around the edge of the mural are transcribed]

Look west and you will see a mural painted on the side of a red stucco building. It is comprised entirely of the 52 words and 47 phrases that Shakespeare invented in the English language. It has been painted by Wichita native, Jordan Tarrant, on the building face donated by Dave Burk.

More examples of Jordan's work can be found at jordantarrant.com

For more about Kansas art, please visit WichitaArtMuseum.org
HM NumberHM127S
Year Placed2011
Placed ByJordan Tarrant
Marker Condition
10 out of 10 (1 reports)
Date Added Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 at 5:04am PDT -07:00
Photo Credits: [1] DESIREE MCCOMBS  
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)14S E 647276 N 4172517
Decimal Degrees37.68805000, -97.32965000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 41.283', W 97° 19.779'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 41' 16.98" N, 97° 19' 46.74" W
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Area Code(s)316
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 764 E 1st St N, Wichita KS 67202, US
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I Saw The Marker

We saw it as we drove by! I had to stop and get a picture! So awesome!

Jun 15, 2015 at 1:07pm PDT by dezflygirl

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