Julius Shulman
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Julius Shulman

Julius Shulman, who just turned 97, props a torn-off citrus branch before his camera as he stages a photograph of the Cliff May House in Long Beach in 1954. May and his partner Chris Choate were the architects. Shulman’s photography will be showcased in a Getty-sponsored exhibition at Los Angeles’ Central Library downtown. (© J. Paul Getty Trust. Used with permission. Julius Shulman. Photography Archive, Research Library at the Getty Research Institute.)
Julius Shulman’s 1954 photograph of a Cliff May house in Long Beach. The photograph shows how his tearing off of a branch gave the home a more garden-like setting. The photo is part of an exhibition of Shulman’s work now on display at the downtown Central Library in Los Angeles. (© J. Paul Getty Trust. Used with permission. Julius Shulman. Photography Archive, Research Library at the Getty Research Institute.)
Julius Shulman’s 1969 photograph of the downtown Bradbury Building, which was built in 1893 and designed by George H. Wyman. An exhibition of Shulman’s work at the Central Library showcases Los Angeles commercial buildings and suburban housing developments more than his well-known shots of private homes. (© J. Paul Getty Trust. Used with permission. Julius Shulman. Photography Archive, Research Library at the Getty Research Institute.)
Julius Shulman’s 1969 photograph of the wrought-iron stairways of the Bradbury Building, at 4th Street and Broadway in downtown Los Angeles. (© J. Paul Getty Trust. Used with permission. Julius Shulman. Photography Archive, Research Library at the Getty Research Institute.)
Julius Shulman’s 1947 photograph of the Von Sternberg Residence in Northridge shows the 1936 home’s architect, Richard Neutra, and his wife, Dione, socializing on the patio with Ayn Rand and Frank O’Connor. (© J. Paul Getty Trust. Used with permission. Julius Shulman. Photography Archive, Research Library at the Getty Research Institute.)
Julius Shulman photographed a bungalow court at 1288 Sunset Boulevard in 1978. An exhibition of 150 of his photographs is at downtown’s Central Library through January. (© J. Paul Getty Trust. Used with permission. Julius Shulman. Photography Archive, Research Library at the Getty Research Institute.)
This view of the Bunker Hill redevelopment project in downtown Los Angeles was photographed by Julius Shulman in 1971. (© J. Paul Getty Trust. Used with permission. Julius Shulman. Photography Archive, Research Library at the Getty Research Institute.)
Julius Shulman’s 1967 photograph of the Saltbox and the Castle, the last remaining houses on Bunker Hill, in front of the Union Bank Plaza, which was designed by A.C. Martin and Associates. The photography of Shulman, who just turned 97, is on exhibit at the downtown Central Library through January. (© J. Paul Getty Trust. Used with permission. Julius Shulman. Photography Archive, Research Library at the Getty Research Institute.)
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