2506 El Moran

Paul Landacre
Date
1932
Description

Edition 60 (46 impressions printed). Signed, titled, and numbered 16/60 in pencil.

Image size 6 1/8 x 5 9/16 inches (156 x 141 mm); sheet size approx. 10 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches (267 x 210 mm)

A brilliant, black impression, on cream laid Japan paper; the full sheet with margins (1 to 2 1/4 inches), in excellent condition.

The subject is the entrance to the Landacre's property at 2506 El Moran purchased in 1932 with a down payment which came from an advance for the artist's not yet distributed book of wood engravings 'California Hills' published by Bruce McCallister, Los Angeles. The property consisted of a small one-bedroom wood frame structure on four lots and remained the Landacre's home for the rest of their lives. The address was later changed to 2006 El Moran.

First Prize, Los Angeles Print Group, 1933.

Collection: The Huntington Art Collections.

Size
6 1/8 x 5 9/16 inches
Exhibitor
Price
$2,400