Art Institute of Chicago's Website has 50,000 Public Domain photos of Paintings

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jewish_scientist
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Art Institute of Chicago's Website has 50,000 Public Domain photos of Paintings

Postby jewish_scientist » Sun Nov 11, 2018 7:19 pm UTC

The Art Institute of Chicago's website includes over 50,000 high resolution photographs of their paintings, all in the public domain.

Collection: https://www.artic.edu/collection
Article: https://kottke.org/18/11/the-art-instit ... ion-online

Originally titled "Good News for Art Lovers.

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Re: Good News for Art Lovers

Postby cphite » Mon Nov 12, 2018 2:38 pm UTC

jewish_scientist wrote:The Art Institute of Chicargo's website includes over 50,000 high resolution photographs of their paintings, all in the public domain.

Collection: https://www.artic.edu/collection
Article: https://kottke.org/18/11/the-art-instit ... ion-online


That's really cool.

Still worth going to the actual museum though... :D


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