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Title
De Longpre´ Residence
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Frontal view of the Mission Revival/Islamic style Hollywood residence and gardens owned by artist Paul de Longpre´ (1855-1911). The home was located on the west side of Cahuenga Blvd. at Hollywood Blvd. on property de Longpre´ obtained from Mrs. Wilcox Beveridge after he moved to Los Angeles in 1889. The artist, who was born in Lyons, France, desired the 65-foot-deep lots for a large flower garden. At one time the graden included over 4,000 roses, which were depicted in his paintings. The garden and art gallery were a popular tourist destination for several years between the late 1890s and the alte 1910s. The home was demolished in 1927.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00072908
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
Hollywood-Residences-De Longpre.; N-001-425.2 8x10; A-007-936 4x5 (Additional print)
CARL0000076413
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/114719
Subject
Dwellings--California--Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Architecture, Domestic--California--Hollywood (Los Angeles)--Spanish influences
Architecture, Domestic--California--Hollywood (Los Angeles)--Islamic influences
Gardens--California--Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Longpre´, Paul de,1855-1911
Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)

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