Claude Beelman Architecture Photos

Claude Beelman is noted for his Los Angeles Art Deco structures of the late 1920s such as Eastern Columbia Building. He practiced into the 1960s.

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Eastern Columbia Building with turquoise terra-cotta. Los Angeles, CA.Art Deco top of Eastern Columbia Building. Los Angeles, CA.Art Deco panels of Eastern Columbia Building. Los Angeles, CA.Art Deco detail of Eastern Columbia Building. Los Angeles, CA.
Eastern Columbia Building (1929) (13 floors) (849 South Broadway) with turquoise terra-cotta. Los Angeles, CA. Style: Art Deco. Architect: Claude Beelman.Art Deco top of Eastern Columbia Building. Los Angeles, CA.Art Deco panels of Eastern Columbia Building. Los Angeles, CA.Art Deco detail of Eastern Columbia Building. Los Angeles, CA.
Sunburst over main door of Eastern Columbia Building. Los Angeles, CA.Portal sunburst of Eastern Columbia Building. Los Angeles, CA.Art Deco panel detail of Eastern Columbia Building. Los Angeles, CA.Eastern Columbia plus 9th & Broadway Buildings. Los Angeles, CA.
Sunburst over main door of Eastern Columbia Building. Los Angeles, CA.Portal sunburst of Eastern Columbia Building. Los Angeles, CA.Art Deco panel detail of Eastern Columbia Building. Los Angeles, CA.Eastern Columbia plus 9th & Broadway Buildings. Los Angeles, CA.
Metalwork over portal of 9th & Broadway Building. Los Angeles, CA.Art Deco entrance of 9th & Broadway Building. Los Angeles, CA.Window detail of 9th & Broadway Building. Los Angeles, CA.Art Deco panel detail of 9th & Broadway Building. Los Angeles, CA.
Metalwork over portal of 9th & Broadway Building (1929) (13 floors) (850 South Broadway). Los Angeles, CA. Style: Art Deco. Architect: Claude Beelman.Art Deco entrance of 9th & Broadway Building. Los Angeles, CA.Window detail of 9th & Broadway Building. Los Angeles, CA.Art Deco panel detail of 9th & Broadway Building. Los Angeles, CA.
Terra-cotta panel on 9th & Broadway Building. Los Angeles, CA.Garfield Building. Los Angeles, CA.818 Plaza. Los Angeles, CA.Culver Hotel. Culver City, CA.
Terra-cotta panel on 9th & Broadway Building. Los Angeles, CA.Garfield Building (1928-30) (13 floors) (403 West 8th St.). Los Angeles, CA. Style: Art Deco. Architect: Claude Beelman. On National Register.818 Plaza (1925) (12 floors) (818 West 7th St.) (former Barker Brothers building). Los Angeles, CA. Architect: Curlett & Beelman.Culver Hotel (1924) (9400 Culver Blvd.). Culver City, CA. Style: Italianate. Architect: Alex Curlett & Claude Beelman.

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