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    Sale 2442 | Lot 177
    Price Realized: $4,940With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2442 Lot 177

      FAITH RINGGOLD (1930 - )
      Letter From Birmingham City Jail.

      Portfolio with 8 color screenprints, 2007. Each 432x349 mm; 17 3/4x13 3/4 inches (sheet), loose as issued.

      Edition of 75 numbered copies. Each signed, dated and numbered 3/75 in pencil, lower margin. Published by the Limited Editions Club, New York. In the original burgundy fabric covered clamshell box and afterword by Dr. C. T. Vivian.

      Titles include: A Letter From Martin Luther King * Four Little Girls Bombed in a Church * For Whites Only * Brown Versus Board of Education 1954 * The Right to Vote * Police Brutality Viewed Thru Stained Glass Windows * Slavery * Montgomery Bus Boycott.

      Eight screenprints illustrating Martin Luther King, Jr.'s letter.

      Estimate $5,000 - 7,000

      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $4,940