Mar 21, 2013 - Sale 2308

Sale 2308 - Lot 201

Price Realized: $ 10,800
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,500 - $ 2,500
(BLACK PANTHERS.) DOUGLAS, EMORY. Either Or. "This Will Mean the End of Our Dreams for the Class War which America needs and the beginning of the Race War which America cannot endure. This is the political consequence America faces because of this unspeakably evil attempt to murder Chairman Bobby Seale in the Electric Chair. Eldridge Cleaver, Minister of Information BPP." Silk-screen poster, 23-1/2 x 17-1/2 inches, signed by Emory just beneath the chair. San Francisco, [circa 1970?]

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A striking poster showing Bobby Seale bound and strapped into the electric chair. Signed by Emory Douglas, Minister of Culture for the Black Panther Party.