Chicago Goldblatt's State Street 1953 4x5" PHOTO NEG

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  • Item Category: Fine Art
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Nov 13,2010
  • Channel: Online Auction

Chicago Goldblatt's State Street 1953 4x5" PHOTO NEG

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This is an original large-format (4"x5") acetate negative of Chicago Goldblatt's State Street 1953 Goldblatt's was a chain of local discount stores that operated in Chicago, Illinois as well as Indiana, Michigan and Wisconsin. Founded in 1914, the chain grew to more than twenty stores at its peak, gradually closing its stores in the 1990s and selling others to Ames before finally closing completely in 2000.(wikipedia) October 5, 1953

Part Number:

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ABOUT THE CD-ROMs WE SELL: We understand that not everyone has negative scanning equipment, so we offer a high-resolution (2400 dpi) scanned image on CD-ROM for an additional $6 per negative (for winning bidders only). We scan the images at 2400 dpi, which combined with the size of the negative itself, allows you to reproduce extremely large prints (posters, billboards, etc.) Once you purchase the CD-ROM via the PayPal link above, we burn the image to CD-ROM and include it in your package. We are unable to e-mail the images to you as they range in size from 30-60 MB. For an additional $5 ($11 total), we have our in-house graphic artist touch up the images in Photoshop.We can send you a password-protected download link in lieu of the CD-ROM upon request.

ABOUT THE PHOTOS WE SELL: You may purchase an 8x10 photograph of this image for $7. Using the high-resolution scan of the negatives we have, we resize and print 8x10 photos of the image(s). We produce the photos on FujiFilm stock using FujiFilm ASK dye sublimation printers, giving you a very high quality photograph with an archival rating of 100 years. We use the original high-res scans of these images--not the scaled down images you see as a part of this eBay listing. For an additional $5 ($12 total), we have our in-house graphic artist touch up the images in Photoshop.

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We have acquired a large collection of original newspaper large format negatives, specifically from the Chicago Sun Times. Each of the negatives measures 4"x5", is in excellent condition, and is capable of producing extremely large high-resolution reproductions.

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The following 4 pictures are including in this listing ONLY as an example (the actual negative you are bidding on is depicted in the photo above). We include these example pictures to further elaborate on what you are buying. The first picture is of a 4"x5" acetate negative. The second is an example negative taken ag...

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