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"Electric Fountain" (1931) by Merrell Gage, Ralph C. Flewelling"

DESCRIPTION:  This historic fountain contains at its center a 6-foot stone sculpture of Tongva tribe member, kneeling in prayer, on 20-foot column and circular stone base with bas relief sculptures.  

The fountains and pool incorporate a colored lighting program after dark.  The pool is edged with ceramic tile and surrounded by terracotta mosaic pavement tiles, benches and landscaping.

Part of Public Art in Beverly Hills   


THE PUBLIC ART:
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LIGHTING PROGRAM:
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DETAIL (sculpture):
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DETAIL (bas relief):
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DETAIL (pavement tiles):
    
    
 
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LOCATION:  northeast corner of Wilshire Blvd. and North Santa Monica Blvd., 
Beverly Gardens Park, Beverly Hills, CA