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Obituary: LIFE Photographer Art Shay, 96

May 3, 2018

©ART SHAY/COURTESY MONROE GALLERY OF PHOTOGRAPHY

"Brando and Pet Dog, 1950," by photographer Art Shay, who died April 28.

Photographer Art Shay, who covered politics, the civil rights movement and American culture for LIFE, Time, Fortune, Ebony, The Saturday Evening Post and other clients, died of heart failure on April 28 at home in Deerfield, Illinois, according to Monroe Gallery, which represents his work. He was 96. Born in the Bronx, Shay began making photos as a teen. During...

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