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[Saks Fifth Avenue, Beverly Hills] (18 views)
Mott Studios
Date Created and/or Issued
[between 1935 and 1938]
Publication Information
Los Angeles, Calif. : Mott Studios
Contributing Institution
California State Library
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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File proof no.:g-4-2-1; and, A-13-13.
Exterior and interior views of Saks Fifth Avenue, 9600 Wilshire Boulevard, Beverly Hills. Shows front entrance, beauty salon, lingerie department, rooftop patio and bar. Architect: Paul Williams. Mott no. 1368 refers to images for Mrs. Kerr of Wilshire Blvd. in Beverly Hills showing empty lots and surrounding property.
1992-3447 (1418-61). Hallway is framed by ionic pillars inlaid into wall, front door at end of hallway -- 1992-3448 (1418-62). Large sitting room featuring ornate wood molding on walls, ceiling lights, and chaise lounge -- 1992-3449 (1418-63). Large sitting room featuring ornate wood molding on walls, ceiling lights, and small sitting tables with mirrors -- 1992-3450 (1418-64). Large sitting room featuring ornate wood molding on walls, ceiling lights, and small sitting tables with mirrors. Large wall height mirror also visible -- 1992-3451 (1418-65). Circular room with folded shirts in glass display cases -- 1992-3452 (1418-67). Banks of chairs and hair dryers line the walls across from mirrored styling tables -- 1992-3453 (1418-69). Classcal style archway with curtain seperates spaces. Walls are framed with wall and ceiling length mirrors -- 1992-3454 (1418-70). Carved murals sit above elevator doors. Floor length mirror with small desk in front -- 1992-3455 (1418-71). Faux pillars frame lingerie floor space featuring a sitting sofa, waiting chairs, and two mannequins wearing women's sleep wear.
1992-3456 (1418-72). Rear wall features classical art style mural with retail counter and chairs -- 1992-3457 (1418-77). Padded salon style chairs rest against hair washing sinks. Full wall length mirror behind sinks and counters -- 1992-3458 (1418-79). Room features floor length mirrors with reflections of retail space and photographer -- 1992-3459 (1418-82). Room features built in display shelves, display counters, and stacks of women's blouses -- 1992-3460 (1418-83). Corner of room features built in cabinets and shelves with folded blouses. Double-sided sofa rests in center of room -- 1992-3461 (1418-85). View into lingerie department from hall -- 1992-3462 (1418-90). Elevated view of rear courtyard/patio with rock flooring, fountain, and lounge chairs. Surrounding buildings include: Auto service/repair station, Macmillan gas station, and The Colonial Restaurant -- 1992-3463 (1418-96). Outside tiki style bar on outside patio featuring bamboo furniture and counters. Bartender in shot -- 1992-3464 (1368-110). Street level view from adjacent corner. Visible buildings include: Harold's steaks, KMPC radio station, Kerr Sport Shop, Beverly Willshire Hotel.
Also have negative: no. 26,179 (4 x 5 in) for 1992-3462; and,
Nonprojected graphic
18 photographic prints ; 9 1/2 x 7 1/2 in. and 7 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.
Department stores--California--Beverly Hills
Light fixtures
Beauty shops--California--Beverly Hills
Bars--California--Beverly Hills
Roof gardens--California--Beverly Hills
Restaurants--California--Beverly Hills
Hotels--California--Beverly Hills
Radio stations--California--Beverly Hills
Beverly Hills (Calif.)--Photographs
Photographic prints
Beverly Hills
Beverly Hills (Calif.)

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