That Deco Tower (35 images)
Monet painted the Rouen Cathedral thirty times in 1892 and 1893 – the light kept changing. The place looked different every time and that series of paintings is famous – but here, Bullocks Wilshire, 3050 Wilshire Boulevard, will have to do. This landmark Art Deco building is from 1929, by Los Angeles architects John and Donald Parkinson – a luxury department store for more than sixty years and now a private law school. But there is a French connection. The architects had...