Tribute to Motion Picture Celebrities

1959, Merrell Gage. Olympic Boulevard at Beverly Dr., Beverly Hills

Text from the dedication plaque: In tribute to those celebrities of the motion picture industry who worked so valiantly for the preservation of Beverly Hills as a separate municipality - erected 1959. To mayor David Tannenbaum whose understanding and cooperation made this tribute possible. My eternal gratitude.

View of the sculpture:

Tom Mix in Hardboil:

Harold Lloyd in Why Worry:

Fred Niblo, director of Ben Hur, and Rudolph Valentino in The Four Horsemen:

Mary Pickford in Tess of the Storm Country:

Douglas Fairbanks in The Iron Mask:


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