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Century of Progress Photograph Sale


Whoa, baby--do I ever wish I had a few thousand bucks burning a hole in my pocket right now. The Museum of Science and Industry has de-accessioned thousands of art photographs, most of which were originally displayed at the 1933 Century of Progress Exposition in Chicago. And they're now up for sale, with prices ranging from $300 to $4,000. Although on first glance I don't see any big-name photographers, there are oodles of beautiful images throughout the collection. Lovely indeed.

(Image above is "Contact" by Robert A. Barrows.)

September 12, 2006 in Photography | Permalink

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