Mar 21, 2024 - Sale 2663

Sale 2663 - Lot 43

Price Realized: $ 5,500
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 800 - $ 1,200
(ART.) Romare Bearden, artist. 50: The Golden Anniversary of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture. Poster, 28 x 22 inches, with Bearden's printed signature in the image; formerly rolled, minimal wear. New York: New York Public Library, November 1975

Additional Details

For its 50th anniversary, the Schomburg apparently commissioned this original work by Romare Bearden, featuring images of the founder, Phillis Wheatley, the Emancipation Proclamation and more in his distinctive collage style. We can trace no other examples in OCLC or at auction.