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Billboards on Sunset
Alternative Title
Los Angeles Photographers Photo Collection;
Westwood, Carol
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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The extensive portfolio of photographic artist Carol Westwood (1942-2011), a native New Yorker who lived in Los Angeles for many years, includes a diverse array of subjects: animals, nudes, American and European cities, and portraits. Additionally, she worked on special and still photography for numerous motion picture and television productions in Hollywood; the archive of her entertainment and celebrity images was distributed internationally by Gamma, Liaison International, Stone Images, and Getty images from 1988-2003.
A street view looking west from the northern side of Sunset Boulevard near Selma Avenue. It is a part of the famous "Sunset Strip", the mile and a half stretch of Sunset Boulevard passing through West Hollywood. Large billboards for the "Jazz Singer", "Ordinary People", and for Marlboro cigarettes are present on both sides of the street. The sign for the Chateau Marmont hotel is on the right and homes cover the hillsides.
1 transparency :color ;6 x 6 cm.
Photographic color slides
Carol Westwood Collection; Los Angeles Photographers Collection;
Chateau Marmont (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Jazz singer (Motion picture : 1980)
Ordinary people (Motion picture)
Streets--California--West Hollywood
Billboards--California--West Hollywood
Advertising--Motion pictures
Hotels--California--West Hollywood
Dwellings--California--West Hollywood
Sunset Boulevard (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Sunset Strip (West Hollywood, Calif.)
Hollywood Hills (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Santa Monica Mountains (Calif.)
West Hollywood (Calif.)
Los Angeles Photographers Collection photographs
Carol Westwood Collection photographs
Dye coupler transparencies

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