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Price Realized: $2,750 With Buyer's Premium Show Hammer Price
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Sale 2471 Lot 112
SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY HUEY NEWTON (BLACK PANTHERS.) The Racist Dog Policemen Must Withdraw Immediately from our Communities. Poster, 35 x 23 inches; spot-mounted into lucite frame on verso, a few tiny flecks of green paint in image area, worn with moderate loss at corners, light wrinkling throughout, a few closed tears and repairs, most notably 4 inches in upper center and lower right of image and 4 inches crossing through panther in lower margin; signed by Newton in upper left: "To Ben, with much love, Huey." Emeryville, CA: Black Panther Party for Self Defense, [early 1967?]
Estimate $4,000 - 6,000
This iconic poster of Huey Newton seated with rifle and spear has clearly been on a few walls. While it is sometimes seen in fresher condition, we have never seen another signed at auction.Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $2,750