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Title
Sculptor exhibits long years' work
Alternative Title
Valley Times Photo Collection
Creator
Kravitz, Tom
Contributor
This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation and Photo Friends
Date Created and/or Issued
1965
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Photograph was edited for publication purposes
Henry Van Wolf, born in Bavaria in 1898, was a prominent sculptor in the San Fernando Valley. Moving to the San Fernando Valley in 1944, Van Wolf sculpted many statues and busts on display throughout the Los Angeles and elsewhere in the United States. He founded the Valley Artists Guild, also known as VAG in 1948. Van Wolf died in 1982.
Pictured is Sculptor Henry Van Wolf with the model of a proposed statue for El Paseo de Cahuenga Memorial Park in the Cahuenga Pass. Second from right is Francis Muir Pomeroy, San Fernando Valley Historical Association president. Photograph dated April 13, 1965.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Identifier
00120706
Valley Times Collection
HCNVT_d024_f22_i27
CARL0005392290
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/53801
Subject
Van Wolf, Henry--1898-1982
San Fernando Valley Historical Society--Presidents
Men--California--San Fernando Valley
Women--California--San Fernando Valley
Sculptors--California--San Fernando Valley
Associations, institutions, etc.--California--San Fernando Valley
Sculpture--California--San Fernando Valley
Statues--California--San Fernando Valley
Pedestals--California--San Fernando Valley
San Fernando Valley (Calif.)
Valley Times Collection photographs

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