Los Angeles City Hall Public Art

Bibliography of resources

1. Architectural Terra Cotta of Gladding, McBean, by Gary F. Kurutz, Windgate Press, Sausalito, California, c. 1989, p. 124.

2. Welcome to City Hall Los Angeles, compiled by City Administrative Office, Information Service, Spring Street Lobby, City Hall, City of Los Angeles, no date.

3. Los Angeles City Hall, by George P. Hales, Board of Public Works, City of Los Angeles, California, 24 c. 1928, pp. 17-22, 24.

4. William Zorach, A Retrospective Exhibition of Sculpture, Art Students League Gallery, November 5th to November 30, 1950, pp. 5, 7, 9.

5. "Panel Models for Historical Door in New City Hall Are Completed," Los Angeles Times, January 17, 1928.

5. "William Zorach: Sculpture for Architecture," by Edward Alden Jewell, New York Times, February 1, 1931.

6. "Two Sculpture Projects," Los Angeles Times, February 15, 1931.

7. "Art Model for City Hall Entrance to Be Shown," Los Angeles Times, Pt. II, November 13, 1941.

8. "L.A. City Hall Turns a Genteel 50," by Lee Harris, Los Angeles Times, April 27, 1978.

9. "City Hall: Byzantine-Style L.A. Landmark Will Get a New Look With Renovation," by Richard Simon, Los Angeles Times, April 16, 1989, Metro Section, p. 1.

10. "What Gives in L.A.? Just About Anything," by Richard Simon, Los Angeles Times, April 16, 1989, Metro Section, p. 1.

11. "Move Over, Michelangelo," by Bob Pool, Los Angeles Times, April 29, 1994, p. B1+.

12. "Los Angeles City Hall: A Brief Biography," Project Restore, Summer 1990, p. 3.

13. "City Hall: The Building," Project Restore, Summer Fall, 1992, p. 3.

14. "Project Restore Seeks Return of Historic Objects to City Hall," Project Restore, p. 3.

15. Minutes of the Board of Municipal Art Commissioners of the City of Los Angeles, September 30, 1925, August 4, 1926, September 29, 1926, November 26, 1926, December 1, 1926, December 15, 1926, December 21, 1926, January 5, 1927, January 19, 1927, February 23, 1927, March 8, 1927, March 30, 1927, August 17, 1927, August 30, 1927, September 7, 1927, September 29, 1927, November 28, 1927, December 21, 1927, February 7, 1928, February 14, 1928, February 21, 1928, February 28, 1928, March 13, 1928, March 27, 1928, April 10, 1928.

16. "Los Angeles City Hall," by Frederick Jennings, The Architect and Engineer, Vol. 93, No. 2, May, 1928, pp. 35 +

17. "The Temple Block," by Kathleen L. Miller, Journal of the West, Vol. 33:2, April, 1994, pp. 62-74.

18. "Henry Lion--Celebrated Sculptor," Perrot Collection, Archives of American Art.



The bibliography has been provided courtesy of Michael Several, Los Angeles, February 1998.

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