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Title
One of Paul de Longpre´'s art galleries
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Creator
C.C. Pierce & Co
Date Created and/or Issued
1905
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
The home was located on the west side of Cahuenga Blvd. at Hollywood Blvd. on property Longpre´ obtained from Mrs. Wilcox Beveridge after he moved to Los Angeles in 1889. The residence was a popular tourist destination for several years until the late 1910s.
Interior view of the Mission Revival/Islamic style Hollywood residence and art gallery of French born artist Paul de Longpre´ (1855-1911). Several of the artist's famous floral paintings are on display throughout the room shown here. The flowers depicted in the paintings came from his extensive garden, which at one time consisted of approximately 4,000 roses.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00072907
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
A-008-499 4x5; Hollywood-Residences-De Longpre
CARL0000076418
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/114724
Subject
Longpre´, Paul de,--1855-1911--Homes and haunts
Dwellings--California--Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Lost architecture--California--Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Architecture, Domestic--California--Hollywood (Los Angeles)--Spanish influences
Architecture, Domestic--California--Hollywood (Los Angeles)--Islamic influences
Paintings
Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)

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