• Collection ID 1998.0029.1-56
  • Creator Names Schmidt, Diane, photographer. pht
  • Title The Chicago exhibition portfolio [graphic].
  • Dates 1979 June 2-1984 Apr. 8.
  • Physical description
    • 47 photographic prints : b&w ; 16 x 20 in.
    • 9 photographic prints : col. ; 16 x 20 in.
  • Access and usage restrictions Advance appointment required to view color materials in cold storage.
  • Collection summary A portfolio of photographs by photographer Diane J. Schmidt in collaboration with artist Michele Fitzsimmons. The photographs depict a female nude set against a backdrop of familiar and notable Chicago landmarks and scenes such as the Water Tower, the Picasso sculpture, Sears Tower, Buckingham Fountain, the St. Patrick's Day parade, the El (elevated CTA train), North Avenue Beach, and the Wrigley Building.
  • Location of Other Archival Materials Note Related materials at Chicago History Museum, Research Center, include the Chicago Exhibition project [graphic] (1987.0106); and The Chicago exhibition / Michele Fitzsimmons, Diane Schmidt (call# TR675 .S35 1985).
  • Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Images may not be reproduced without consent of the photographer. Copyright 1985, Diane J. Schmidt / Michele Fitzsimmons.
  • Acquisition information Purchase (1998.0029.1-56).
  • Names
    • Picasso, Pablo, 1881-1973. Chicago Picasso (Sculpture)
    • Sears Tower (Chicago, Ill.)
    • Water Tower (Chicago, Ill.)
    • Wrigley Building (Chicago, Ill.)
    • Fitzsimmons, Michele, artist.
    • Fitzsimmons, Michele.
    • Schmidt, Diane.
  • Geographic coverage
    • Buckingham Fountain (Chicago, Ill.)
    • North Avenue Beach (Chicago, Ill.)
    • Chicago (Ill.) Intellectual life 1980-1989.
    • Loop (Chicago, Ill.) 1980-1989.
    • Near North Side (Chicago, Ill.) 1980-1989.
  • Subjects
    • Saint Patrick's Day Parade (Chicago, Ill.)
    • Elevated railroads Illinois Chicago 1980-1989. lctgm
    • Nudes Illinois Chicago 1980-1989. lctgm
    • Performance art Illinois Chicago 1980-1989. lctgm
    • Performance artists Illinois Chicago 1980-1989. lctgm
    • Photography Illinois Chicago Exhibitions.
    • Photography, Artistic
    • Photography, Humorous.
    • Women Illinois Chicago 1980-1989. lctgm
  • Genre
    • Photographic prints Color. gmgpc
    • Gelatin silver prints. gmgpc
    • Portfolios. gmgpc
  • Geographic name United States Illinois Cook County Chicago.