30s Soirée at The Writers Room (Hollywood)
Friday, March 1, 2013 from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM (PST)
Los Angeles, CA
Hide from the hustle and bustle of Hollywood's Walk of Fame and join us for an
exceptional evening at The Writers Room in Hollywood. Enter through a discreet back
alley and a lush garden patio, come discover a really unique bohemian hang , known as
Musso and Frank's Back Room in the 1930s, as writers such as Raymond Chandler, F.
Scott Fitzerald or Faulkner were habitués.
During a silent auction (7 to 9pm), the Andrew Weiss Gallery will exhibit original
photographs of the legendary George Hurrell, C.S Bull and other photographers from the
30's and 40's, the Golden Era of Hollywood. George Hurrell was a master of portraiture, a
master of light, often compared to Rembrandt in painting, except his art was created
through the camera lens. As head of the MGM Portrait studio, he photographed the most
luminous stars, including Jean Harlow, Joan Crawford, Marlene Dietrich, Greta Garbo,
Clark Gable, Humphrey Bogart, James Cagney and Hedy Lamarr..
Taste, Mix & Mingle. Enjoy a glass of wine from Le Vigne winery in Paso Robles and
complimentary gourmet bites for the first hour. Come by yourself or with friends and enjoy
an ideal intimate gathering ambiance inside this historic getaway.. simply away from the
urban folie. 30's outfit or accessories encouraged but not mandatory.
Parking: Parking structure entrance via Las Palmas, just north of Hollywood Blvd,
between Las Palmas and Cherokee Streets, self-park valet available there.
Street or nearby parking lots are also available.
Photo Credit: Courtesy of the Andrew Weiss Gallery
Groucho Marx by Ted Allan, Lithograph Signed, 16 x 21.5 in.
From "A Day at the Races", 1937
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