In Miniature

Two of 68 Thorne rooms in miniature – libraries with fireplaces.

English Library - Queen Anne
English Library in Miniature

First, an English library from the Queen Anne era.

French Library - Louis XV
French Library in Miniature

Followed by the French period of Louis XV.   The Thorne miniatures can be seen at the Chicago Art Institute.

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Irene Tron, photographer

Photo a Day – fireplace

Wisdom from the Past

Letters combined and engraved into the wall

Hugo Quote
Chicago’s Cultural Center

to form quotes along the halls of what once was Chicago’s library.

Bacon Quote
Chicago’s Cultural Center

Wisdom from the past to be read for centuries to come.

Barrow Quote

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Irene Tron, photographer

Photo a Day – Letters