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Catalog Number 2015.001.02235
Title Benny Bufano Statue at Hillsdale Shopping Center, 1961
Photographer Pearl, Norton
Collection Archival Collection
Object Name Negative
Category Photographs
Date 1961
Description Benny Bufano Statue at Hillsdale Shopping Center, 1961. Black and white negative shows a Beniamino "Benny" Bufano sculpture of St. Francis of Assisi on horseback at Hillsdale Shopping Center in San Mateo, California. The scuplture is made of terrazzo, a composite of stone and resin, and the surface is polished with smooth rounded corners. In the image, the sculpture appears outdoors on a pedestal that is surrounded by shrubbery. A shoe store is partially visible in the background at lower right. Part of a series.
Studio Norton Pearl Photography
Place San Mateo, CA
People Bufano, Beniamino "Benny"
Subjects Saints
Sculpture
Shopping centers
Search Terms Bufano, Beniamino
Hillsdale Shopping Center
Sculpture
St. Francis
Copyright Norton Pearl Photography / San Mateo County Historical Association