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Jeweled-Winter-Forest-Aubin.jpg
CURRENTLY NOT ON DISPLAY. Find out more about the Skokie Public Library Renovation. Abstract acrylic painting with white swirls and shapes of orange, blue, and yellow. Signed bottom right. On plaque: "Barbara Aubin/A JEWELED WINTER FOREST/Gift of…

Abstract-by-Kwok-Wai-Lau.jpg
CURRENTLY NOT ON DISPLAY. Find out more about the Skokie Public Library Renovation. Abstract oil painting with cubes, squares, and geometric shapes at center of image in colors of red, blue, black, and ocher. Different shades of yellow as background.…

LibraryHistory_1981_FeltPro.jpg
Felt Products Manufacturing Company, Skokie, displayed artwork created by their artist-in-residence. Includes card catalog in background.

Canterbury-Tales-1.jpg
CURRENTLY NOT ON DISPLAY. Find out more about the Skokie Public Library Renovation. An authorized full-color, full-size facsimile of the Ellesmere Chaucer, a beautifully illustrated edition of Geoffrey Chaucer’s book, The Canterbury Tales. On plaque:…

Carousel-by-Neiman.jpg
Painted in 1959, this early work of world renowned artist LeRoy Neiman depicts horses in different positions on a carousel painted with broad brush strokes in many colors. It was donated to the Library in the 1978 by a couple who visited and…

Chicago-River-by-Rubin.jpg
CURRENTLY NOT ON DISPLAY. Find out more about the Skokie Public Library Renovation. Painting of the Chicago River with a bridge in the foreground and buildings in the background. On plaque: "Hilda Rubin/Gift of Edward and Cecile Fellin".…

Continued-Dialog-by-Gall.jpg
Circular form wall sculpture in silver and gold colored metals. At the right edge is the profile of an abstracted head with open mouth. Five gold-tone beads appear to come from the mouth. On plaque:Ted GallContinued DialogPlate aluminum and copper…

LibraryBoard_1982_HunterD.jpg
Diana Hunter, member, board of library trustees, gives remarks at dedicatory concert of the library’s Steinway grand piano.

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From left:
Library Trustee Dr. John M. Wozniak; Library Trustee Diana Hunter; Library Board President Karl Weiner; Skokie Mayor Albert J. Smith; Library Trustee Howard Hummer; Library Trustee Selma Regan Petty; Chief Librarian Mary Radmacher;…

LibraryBoard_1982_delRosari.jpg
Dedicatory concern of Skokie Public Library's Steinway grand piano – Emilio del Rosario (solo shot).
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