Tagged: California

photo of Judy Garland's Star on the sidewalk (Hollywood Walk of Fame)

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photo of a colorful flower sculpture

I walked around Beverly Hills and Los Angeles and found this park after seeing this Bugatti Veyron on Rodeo Drive.

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photo of Stuart Davis painting at LACMA

Stuart Davis Painting, Los Angels County Museum of Art

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photo of Assyrian relief carving of man with wings

The winged genie is shown holding a conical fruit which has presumably been dipped into a bucket of pollen held in preparation for fertilizing the Tree of Life, an important symbol in Assyrian religious belief.

I took these photos at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. The reliefs are from interior walls of the palace of Ashurnasirpal II who reigned from 883 to 859 BC. He was the first Assyrian king to use carved reliefs on the interior walls of a palace at the site of Kalhu (now called Nimrud).

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Bugatti Veyron on Rodeo Drive - front view

Bugatti Veyron on Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills, California by John Hunter.

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photo of large blue baloon dog

Blue Balloon Dog by Jeff Koons at LACMA

I actually like this piece at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA). But if you find it too cute, the museum has tons of great fine art. Definitely worth a visit if you are in LA and like fine art.

Blue Balloon Dog by Jeff Koons