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Title
Dining room, Guasti Villa
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
In 1910, leading vintner Secondo Guasti commissioned Hudson & Munsell Architects to design the mansion in the Beaux Arts and Italian styles. Around this time, the home was purchased by Busby Berkeley, who turned the basement wine cellar into a film editing studio. Then in 1944 the Los Angeles Physicians Aid Association, acquired the property as a retirement home. Since 1974, this Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monument has been owned by the Movement of Spiritual Inner Awareness (MSIA) and serves as a facility for seminars, retreats, and classes.
The ornate dining room at the home of vintner Secondo Guasti, located at 3500 West Adams Boulevard in Los Angeles.
Type
Image
Format
1 photographic print :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00061639
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
L.A.-Residences-Guasti, Secondo.
CARL0000065899
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/106341
Subject
Guasti, Secondo--Homes and haunts
Dining rooms--California--West Adams (Los Angeles)
Interiors--California--West Adams (Los Angeles)
Dwellings--California--West Adams (Los Angeles)
Eclecticism in architecture--California--West Adams (Los Angeles)
Architecture, Domestic--California--West Adams (Los Angeles)--Italian influences
Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monuments
West Adams (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Hudson & Munsell

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