Last Vestige, Miles Davis, Gone from Historic Mural at 11th and U Street, NW – New Mural Coming

by Prince Of Petworth September 11, 2015 at 10:10 am 3 Comments


A reader reports:

“The amazing Miles Davis mural on the back of Bohemian Caverns has been painted over, all in purple. I’m devastated. Loved that hornblower’s silhouette. There are a bunch of black line drawing outlines that weren’t there yesterday. Guess it was an artistic decision? I really miss that horn player silhouette though!”


Updates when the new one’s completed. Here’s what it looked like back in 2007:


and in 2013:



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