Tag Archives: Andy Warhol

The Ruby Slippers and the auctioning of relics and icons…

I joined the Bata Shoe Museum in 1988 and within a couple of months of my first day, my curatorial input was requested regarding the acquisition of a pair of shoes for the permanent collection. This was a daunting task because … Continue reading

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What Marie Antoinette and Andy Warhol have in common…

(Originally blogged December 6, 2008) Last weekend we braved the upstate New York snowy weather forecast for a trip to visit friends in Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania. For years now we have been driving by Syracuse on the way to visit our … Continue reading

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