Mar 21, 2024 - Sale 2663

Sale 2663 - Lot 44

Price Realized: $ 531
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 800 - $ 1,200
(ART.) John T. Riddle, Jr. Civil Rights. Serigraph, 28 x 21 inches, signed, dated and numbered 52/200 in pencil in lower margin; repaired tear in right a bit of faint dampstaining along lower edge. No place, 1984

Additional Details

Created to celebrate the 2 July 1964 passage of the Civil Rights Act. It mixes original and collage elements depicting key figures in the civil rights movement, a slave ship, the Declaration of Independence, and the then-recent coup against Grenada prime minister Maurice Bishop.