Hollywood residence and gardens of French artist Paul de Longpré, Cahuenga Blvd at Hollywood Blvd, 1907

Hollywood residence and gardens of French artist Paul de Longpré, Cahuenga Blvd. at Hollywood Blvd, 1907 French artist Paul de Longpré was known for his detailed paintings of flowers. In 1899 he moved to Los Angeles where he bought three lots at the corner of Cahuenga Boulevard and Prospect (later Hollywood) Boulevard. He later turned much of that land into a garden so elaborate that it became a tourist attraction.

Hollywood residence and gardens of French artist Paul de Longpré, Cahuenga Blvd. at Hollywood Blvd, 1907

Interior of the De Longpre residence, circa 1905:

De_Longpre_Residence_Interior

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One Response to Hollywood residence and gardens of French artist Paul de Longpré, Cahuenga Blvd at Hollywood Blvd, 1907

  1. So beautiful! Thanks. Any rain yet? Love, L