Feb 26, 2009 - Sale 2171

Sale 2171 - Lot 150

Price Realized: $ 3,120
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,000 - $ 1,500
(BLACK PANTHERS.) SHAMES, STEPHEN ET AL. Group of seven gelatin silver print photographs of the Black Panthers. 8x10 with notation on the reverse. [California, 1969]

Additional Details

Photographs by a Magnum staff photographer for use by the French press. Includes images of Kathleen Cleaver, Angela Davis and Bobby Seale. One photo shows a poster of Huey Newton in the window of Panther National Headquarters after it was shot full of holes by two Oakland policemen, following the verdict in the Newton murder trial, another shows Kathleen Cleaver holding a 12-gauge shotgun.