Nearly… 15 January 2011Posted by marisacat in Divertissements, Inconvenient Voice of the Voter.
August 11, 1954, New York, NY
Photograph: Vivian Maier/Courtesy of Maloof Collection
Vivian Maier’s extraordinary photographs of Chicago and New York
Chicago nanny Vivian Maier died in 2009, leaving behind 100,000 negatives that no one but she had ever seen. Now, her work has been discovered by chance
Nearly an antique world…. I was wandering around at the Guardian and stumbled on this little gallery…
And I see from an article on the side column, Vivian Maier also photographed Chicago. Her negatives were almost accidentally bought at auction after her death, set aside as perhaps of no interest, then looked at again…