Family Group

by Tony Rosenthal

Bibliography of resources

1) Work Started on Statuary for Police Building, Los Angeles Times, July 23, 1954.

2) Council, Irked by Police Building Statuary, Charges Contract Secrecy, Los Angeles Times, July 24, 1954.

3) Now You Have Two Statues, Cartoon, Los Angeles Times, Part II, page 4, July 27, 1954.

4) Artist Defends $10,000 Police Statue in Row, Los Angeles Times, July 27, 1954.

5) Hearing on Statue Called by Council, Los Angeles Times, July 28, 1954.

6) Opinion Sought on Canceling of Statue Contract, Los Angeles Times, July 29, 1954.

7) Rosenthal Art Row Mystifying to Critic, by Arthur Millier, Los Angeles Times, Part IV, page 4, August 1, 1954.

8) Faceless Art Wins $10,000 joust with City Council, Daily News, August 10, 1954.

9) Disputed Statuary Given OK, Daily News, August 31, 1954.

10) Controversial Police Statue Put Into Place, Los Angeles Times, January 21, 1955.

11) Harby to Ask Council to Melt Down Statue, Mirror-News, January 22, 1955.

12) Move Launched to Scrap Police Building Statue, Los Angeles Times, January 24, 1955.

13) $10,000 Offered for Police Building Statue, Los Angeles Times, January 24, 1955.

14) Rosenthal Art Up to Council, by Arthur Millier, Los Angeles Times, Part IV, page 7, January 30, 1955.

15) What Should Sculpture Be, by Arthur Millier, Los Angeles Times, Part IV, page 7, February 6, 1955.

16) Police Building Statue May be Put on Ballot, Los Angeles Times, February 10, 1955.

17) Politics Protested by New Art Group, Los Angeles Times, February 13, 1955.

18) Six Taxpayers Ask Statue's Removal, Los Angeles Times, February 16, 1955.

19) Rosenthal Art Flayed, Upheld, by Arthur Millier, Los Angeles Times, Part IV, page 6, March 13, 1955.

20) New York Times Magazine, March 27, 1955, p. 78.

21) Los Angeles, by Jules Langsner, Art News, September, 1954.

22) The Rosenthal Affair, by Henry J. Selddis, Art Digest, February 15, 1955, p. 15.

23) Art News from Los Angeles, by Jules Langsner, Art News, March, 1955, p.14.

24) Art News from Los Angeles, by Jules Langsner, Art News, April, 1955.

25) Minutes of Los Angeles City Municipal Arts Commission, September 24, 1952, July 21, 1954, August 24, 1954, August 25, 1954, January 19, 1955.

26) Resume, Tony Rosenthal, no date.

27) Interview of Tony Rosenthal by Michael Several, October 9, 1985.



The bibliography has been provided courtesy of Michael Several, Los Angeles, November 1997.

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