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Title
Count Lattanzio Firmian painting model
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Creator
Eyre Powell Press Service
Date Created and/or Issued
1926
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
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Description
Count Lattanzio Firmian, an Italian artist from Tentino, Italy paints a portrait of Oy Fah (Flower of love) at the Hotel Huntington. The Count, looking dapper in a dark suit, works at the tall easel that has been placed next to his model, who happens to be sitting on a stone 'pedestal' located within the Hotel Huntington's gardens. She is wearing a dark silk kimono outfit consisting of a loose-fitting top and pants; a white flower is behind her right ear. A covered pedestrian bridge in the background completes the beautiful view. Photo dated January 27, 1926.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00069443
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
Art-Painting; G-001-120 4x5
CARL0000073419
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/109962
Subject
Huntington Hotel (Pasadena, Calif.)
Models (Persons)--California--Pasadena
Men--California--Pasadena
Women--California--Pasadena
Paintings
Artists--Italy
Hotels--California--Pasadena
Bridges--California--Pasadena
Pasadena (Calif.)

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