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Artist: Thomas Barrow (American, born 1938)
Date: 2002
Medium: Polaroid transfer
Dimensions:
Image (irregular): 4 1/2 × 3 in. (11.4 × 7.6 cm)
Support: 8 1/4 × 7 1/2 in. (21 × 19.1 cm)
Frame: 15 × 14 1/4 in. (38.1 × 36.2 cm)
Classification: Photograph
Credit Line: Gift of Ellen Landis in memory of Frederick Cohn, M.D., 2015
Keywords and Associated Locations:
Object number: 2015.9
Description
The source for this image is a brochure from the 1933 World’s Fair in Chicago that belonged to the artist’s father. The theme of the fair was “Century of Progress” and it featured many streamlined, Art Deco-inspired pavilions made with contemporary building materials. Pictured is a detail of the Travel and Transportation Building.
Not on view
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