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Downtown mural takes a back seat to parking lot
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Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Musgrove, Dean
Made accessible through a grant from the John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Kent Twitchell painted this mural on the north wall of the Victor Clothing Co. building. The five-story mural measures 70'h x 70'w, and was painted with latex and acrylic on masonry; it took him three years to complete.
Photograph caption reads: "A Latino bride and groom gaze out from behind a high-rise parking structure still under construction at Broadway and Second Street. The majestic 70-foot painting by one of the city's most active muralists, Kent Twitchell, has been a downtown landmark for more than a dozen years but will be totally erased from view with the completion of the garage". Photograph dated: June 18, 1988.
1 photographic print :b&w ;21 x 26 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
Public art--California--Los Angeles
Urban beautification--California--Los Angeles
Murals--California--Los Angeles
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs
Twitchell, Kent

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