Hi and bye, Chicago! August 27th 2018 It’s been a whirlwind three days in Chicago, and Sharon and I covered a lot of ground (in steamy heat, I might add - the heat/humidity index today was 102degrees, and it felt like breathing through wet blankets)
The “main event” was a John Singer Sargent exhibit at the Chicago Institute of Art - zowie!
There was a George Jensen silver show 👏 in the next room, which made us drool.
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