Large Cowgirl on Horse Neon Sign from the Westerner Club in San Diego

SKU#: HOB-5422053

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14746 Raymer Street, Van Nuys, California United States (US) - 91405

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Large Cowgirl on Horse Neon Sign from the Westerner Club in San Diego

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Large Cowgirl on Horse Neon Sign from the Westerner Club in San Diego

SKU#: HOB-5422053

starting at $23,000 $3,000 / week

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Large Cowgirl on Horse Neon Sign from the Westerner Club in San Diego

SKU#: HOB-5422053

starting at $23,000 $3,000 / week

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Large Cowgirl on Horse Neon Sign from the Westerner Club in San Diego

SKU#: HOB-5422053

starting at $23,000 $3,000 / week

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Large Cowgirl on Horse Neon Sign from the Westerner Club in San Diego

SKU#: HOB-5422053

starting at $23,000 $3,000 / week

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Large Cowgirl on Horse Neon Sign from the Westerner Club in San Diego

SKU#: HOB-5422053

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Large Cowgirl on Horse Neon Sign from the Westerner Club in San Diego

SKU#: HOB-5422053

This large 11' long double sided neon sign was original from the late 1940s famous "The Westerner Club" in the Chula Vista city of San Diego County California. The features a young cowgirl making a jump with her trusted horse. This sign was purchased by Mike Queen as one of San Diego's finest and last surviving pieces of sign art in 1987. Queen's rescue of The Westerner Club icon is a good example of the detective work that once made up the skyline in postwar Southern California Peter Luitjens the original painter of the sign was hired to repaint one side of the sign in 1987, he left intact the bullet hole put there years ago by a rowdy club customer. He also signed his work. The sign was then purchased by Harvey Schwartz in 1991 where it was used in television and movies for almost 30 years. Overall, this is a great example of visually descriptive advertising of its era. 

Dimensions

34 × 132 × 90 in

Location

Condition

Excellent

Genre

Contemporary

Style

Mid-Century

Period

20th Century, Mid-20th Century

Techniques

14746 Raymer Street, Van Nuys, California United States (US) - 91405
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