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Title
Hog heaven (aka Pig paradise), Vernon, 1957-1998
Creator
Dunitz, Robin J
Grimes, Les
Jordan, Arno
Date Created and/or Issued
1957/1998
Publication Information
University of Southern California. Libraries
Contributing Institution
University of Southern California Digital Library
Collection
Robin Dunitz Slides of Los Angeles Murals, 1925-2002
Rights Information
The files represent Ms. Dunitz' personal collection of materials collected over the years of her involvement in documenting and preserving Los Angeles murals. They are available for consultation in the Helen Topping Architecture and Fine Arts Library, University of Southern California. For an appointment, contact the Library at (213) 740-1956.
The images are accessible for fair use. However, muralists retain all rights to their work, and Robin Dunitz retains copyright for the images. Any requests for permission to reproduce the images must be directed to: Robin Dunitz, 503-764-9897, rjdunitz@comcast.net
USC Helen Topping Architecture and Fine Arts Library
Watt Hall 4d, USC, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0294
afa@usc.edu
Description
Hog heaven (aka Pig paradise), Vernon, 1957-1998. Clougherty Packing Plant (Farmer John brand), exterior, Soto Street between Vernon Avenue and Bandini Boulevard), Vernon. Grimes painted frolicking pigs on the factory walls for 11 years before falling to his death from a scaffold in 1968. Jordan was hired to continue painting. 3 walls hundred of feet long, by Les Grimes and Arno Jordan. -- Dunitz, Street gallery, rev. 2nd ed., p. 230, #7.
Type
image
Format
6 slides : col.
2 x 2 in.
color slides
slides (photographs)
Identifier
dunitz-1284.tif
dunitz-1285.tif
dunitz-1286.tif
dunitz-1288.tif
dunitz-1289.tif
dunitz-1290.tif
http://doi.org/10.25549/dunitz-c15-1965
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/dunitz-1284.jpg
Subject
Clougherty Packing Plant (Firm)
Street art
Mural painting and decoration: Swine
Time Period
1957/1998
Place
3049 East Vernon Avenue
34.005659,-118.218706
California
Los Angeles
USA
Vernon
Source
University of Southern California [Contributing entity]
dunitz-1284; dunitz-1285; dunitz-1286; dunitz-1288; dunitz-1289; dunitz-1290 [Identifying number]
Relation
Dunitz, Robin J. Street Gallery: a guide to 1000 Los Angeles Murals. Los Angeles, CA: RJD Enterprises, c1993; Dunitz, Robin J. Street gallery: a guide to 1000 Los Angeles Murals. Rev. 2nd ed. Los Angeles, CA: RJD Enterprises, c1998
Robin Dunitz Slides of Los Angeles Murals, 1925-2002

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