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[Bevan Davies photographs of Los Angeles residential architecture].
BANC PIC 2017.013--B
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Title:

[Bevan Davies photographs of Los Angeles residential architecture]

Creator/Contributor:

Davies, Bevan, creator, photographer.

Abstract:

Photographs depicting residential architecture of Los Angeles, with emphasis on apartment buildings from the dingbat era of the 1950s and 1960s. Also depicted are some houses. All images are formal views of exteriors facing the street. Views present are 1: Twin dingbat structures, numbers 337 and 341. Unidentified street, Los Angeles (BDav 346. Print no.: 3/20) -- 2: Apartment building, 139 Gayle Street, Los Angeles (BDav 369. Print no.: 7/20) -- 3: Bungalow house, number 512. Unidentified street, Los Angeles (BDav 391. Print no.: 10/20) -- 4: Apartment building near Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles (BDav 398. Print no.: 3/20) -- 5: Villa Serrano Apartments, dingbat structure. 351 South Serrano Ave., Los Angeles (BDav 415. Print no.: 14/20) -- 6: House or apartment building, number 7975. Unidentified street, Los Angeles (BDav 429. Print no.: 12/20) -- 7: Dingbat apartment building. Unidentified street, Los Angeles (BDav 442. Print no.: 13/20) -- 8: Apartment building or house, numbers 325 and 327. Unidentified street, Los Angeles (BDav 446. Print no.: 13/20) -- 9: House at 2050 Fairburn Ave., intersection of Prosser Ave., Los Angeles (BDav 466. Print no.: 3/20) -- 10: Dingbat apartment building, number 153. Unidentified street, Beverly Hills, Los Angeles (BDav 475. Print no.: 7/20).

Date:

1976 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Architecture, Domestic -- California -- Los Angeles -- Photographs
Apartment houses -- California -- Los Angeles -- Photographs
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Pictorial works

Note:

Title devised by cataloger.
All prints signed and dated by photographer on backs: Bevan O. Davies 1976.
Annotated on back of each print is a code number -- e.g. 0-BDav 346 -- assigned by photographer or dealer.
RESTRICTED COLLECTION: Use only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries concerning these materials should be submitted to The Bancroft Library via the Application for Access to Restricted Materials form.
Bevan Davies photographs of Los Angeles residential architecture, BANC PIC 2017.013, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Purchase; from Joseph Bellows Gallery ; 2016.
Davies born 1941; studied at University of Chicago 1959-1961.

Type:

graphic

Physical Description:

photoprint
10 photographs in 1 box : chiefly ferrotyped gelatin silver prints ; sheets 36 x 43 cm

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/libraries/bancroft-library/restricted-materials-form
BANC PIC 2017.013--B

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

RESTRICTED COLLECTION: Use only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries concerning these materials should be submitted to The Bancroft Library via the Application for Access to Restricted Materials form.

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