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Auction 3063T

February 1, 2018 12:00PM
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February 12, 2018 12:00PM

02-01-2018 02-12-2018

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Floyd Gordon (American, 20th Century)   Watercolor Depicting an African American Man Sitting in a Rocking Chair

Floyd Gordon (American, 20th Century) Watercolor Depicting an African American Man Sitting in a Rocking Chair

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1120
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Floyd Gordon (American, 20th Century) Watercolor Depicting an African American Man Sitting in a Rocking Chair, signed and dated "'89" lower right, framed. Provenance: Purchased from the More ...

Floyd Gordon (American 20th/21st Century)   Watercolor Depicting Men with Shovels

Floyd Gordon (American 20th/21st Century) Watercolor Depicting Men with Shovels

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1121
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Floyd Gordon (American 20th/21st Century) Watercolor Depicting Men with Shovels, 38 1/2 x 28 1/2 in., framed. More ...

19th Century Continental School   Oil on Board Orientalist Scene

19th Century Continental School Oil on Board Orientalist Scene

Lot:
1122
Sold for:
$185$150

19th Century Continental School Oil on Board Orientalist Scene, depicting a nude white woman with African male and female slaves at her feet, illegibly signed and dated "1870" lower left, 8 x 16 More ...

Georges Schreiber (American, 1904-1977),   The List

Georges Schreiber (American, 1904-1977), The List

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1123
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Georges Schreiber (American, 1904-1977), The List, lithograph, 1947, signed lower right, depicting the suffering in the aftermath of a terrible coal mining accident in Centralia, Illinois, 10 1/2 x More ...

20th Century South African School Oil on Canvas   The Happy Shepherd

20th Century South African School Oil on Canvas The Happy Shepherd

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1124
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20th Century South African School Oil on Canvas The Happy Shepherd, signed and dated "'97" lower right, titled in pencil on the reverse, 22 x 18 in., framed, (very small hole in canvas on the More ...

David Mbele (South African, b. 1940)   Two Works Depicting Musicians

David Mbele (South African, b. 1940) Two Works Depicting Musicians

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1125
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David Mbele (South African, b. 1940) Two Works Depicting Musicians, pastel on paper, signed lower center, 12 x 8 1/2 in., both framed. More ...

David Mbele (South African, b. 1940),   Two Miners

David Mbele (South African, b. 1940), Two Miners

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1126
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David Mbele (South African, b. 1940), Two Miners, signed and dated lower right, charcoal on paper, 16 x 12 in., framed. More ...

Tavari Hill (American, 20th Century)   Oil on Canvas Depicting Two Children

Tavari Hill (American, 20th Century) Oil on Canvas Depicting Two Children

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1127
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Tavari Hill (American, 20th Century) Oil on Canvas Depicting Two Children, 39 x 27 in., framed. More ...

Bill Hickman (American, b. 1955)   Welded Metal Mask with Spiked Hair

Bill Hickman (American, b. 1955) Welded Metal Mask with Spiked Hair

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Bill Hickman (American, b. 1955) Welded Metal Mask with Spiked Hair, signed and dated "'97" lower right. Note: Bill Hickman is a self-taught artist, who has been working with metal for More ...

20th Century Haitian School   Oil on Canvas Depicting Women with Fruit

20th Century Haitian School Oil on Canvas Depicting Women with Fruit

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1129
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20th Century Haitian School Oil on Canvas Depicting Women with Fruit, signed lower right, 24 x 20 in. More ...

20th Century Caribbean School   Oil on Canvas Depicting Market Scene.

20th Century Caribbean School Oil on Canvas Depicting Market Scene.

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1129A
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20th Century Caribbean School Oil on Canvas Depicting Market Scene. More ...

Twenty-two Black Panther Press Photographs

Twenty-two Black Panther Press Photographs

Lot:
1130
Sold for:
$492$400

Twenty-two Black Panther Press Photographs, including Huey Newton and Bobby Seale. More ...

David Mosley (American, 20th/21st Century),   Soul on Ice

David Mosley (American, 20th/21st Century), Soul on Ice

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1131
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David Mosley (American, 20th/21st Century), Soul on Ice, Black Panther poster, 1969, lithograph on paper, Frank Kay Distributors, Inc., unframed. More ...

H. Rap Brown Poster

H. Rap Brown Poster

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1132
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H. Rap Brown Poster, 1967, San Francisco, from a charcoal drawing by Ervin H. Cobbs, 19 1/2 x 29 in., unframed. More ...

Le Roi Jones Poster

Le Roi Jones Poster

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1133
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Le Roi Jones Poster, 1967, San Francisco, from a charcoal drawing by Ervin H. Cobbs, 20 3/4 x 28 3/4 in., unframed. More ...

Two Civil Rights Era Photographs

Two Civil Rights Era Photographs

Lot:
1134
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$49$40

Two Civil Rights Era Photographs, one of Floyd McKissick and Stokely Carmichael embracing after McKissick addressed an audience on black power at Howard University; the other of George Washington More ...

Photograph of Joe Louis and Others

Photograph of Joe Louis and Others

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1135
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Photograph of Joe Louis and Others, mid-1960s. More ...

Three Press Photos of Los Angeles Mayor Tom Bradley.

Three Press Photos of Los Angeles Mayor Tom Bradley.

Lot:
1136
Sold for:
$49$40

Three Press Photos of Los Angeles Mayor Tom Bradley. Provenance: The estate of Walter Zeboski (1929-2012), a retired Associated Press photographer who covered California politics. More ...

Four Large Format Photographs of African American Railroad and Construction Workers

Four Large Format Photographs of African American Railroad and Construction Workers

Lot:
1137
Sold for:
$123$100

Four Large Format Photographs of African American Railroad and Construction Workers, (tears, creases, and losses). More ...

Press Photo of Thomas Hagan

Press Photo of Thomas Hagan

Lot:
1138
Sold for:
$49$40

Press Photo of Thomas Hagan, 1965. Note: One of the Black Islam members responsible for the assassination of Negro Nationalist Leader Malcolm X, Thomas Hagan was shot by one of Malcolm X's More ...

Two Press Photographs of Betty Shabazz

Two Press Photographs of Betty Shabazz

Lot:
1139
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$123$100

Two Press Photographs of Betty Shabazz, May 20, 1971, Oakland, California, at the anniversary of Malcolm X's death. More ...

Four Issues of JET   Magazine

Four Issues of JET Magazine

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Four Issues of JET Magazine, May and July 1963; March 1965; and April 1969; covers include Martin Luther King Jr. and Muhammad Ali. More ...

Painted Cast Iron Yard Ornament

Painted Cast Iron Yard Ornament

Lot:
1141
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$185$150

Painted Cast Iron Yard Ornament, young man holding a lantern on a square plinth, (repaint, glass broken). More ...

Two Domestic Items

Two Domestic Items

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1142
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Two Domestic Items, Jack Frost sugar bag and Luzianne chicory coffee can. More ...

Pair of Women's Leather Boots.

Pair of Women's Leather Boots.

Lot:
1143
Sold for:
$123$100

Pair of Women's Leather Boots. More ...

Pair of Men's Leather High-top Shoes.

Pair of Men's Leather High-top Shoes.

Lot:
1145
Sold for:
$62$50

Pair of Men's Leather High-top Shoes. Note: Found in slave quarters. More ...

Seven Ceramic Banks and Salt and Pepper Shakers

Seven Ceramic Banks and Salt and Pepper Shakers

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1146
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Seven Ceramic Banks and Salt and Pepper Shakers, 20th century, souvenirs from Puerto Rico. More ...

Two Cast Iron Pieces

Two Cast Iron Pieces

Lot:
1147
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$86$70

Two Cast Iron Pieces, painted Mammy figure and match holder in the form of a black man's face. More ...

Framed Autographed Photo of Pearl Bailey and Two Press Photos of Mahalia Jackson.

Framed Autographed Photo of Pearl Bailey and Two Press Photos of Mahalia Jackson.

Lot:
1148
Sold for:
$62$50

Framed Autographed Photo of Pearl Bailey and Two Press Photos of Mahalia Jackson. More ...

Rachel Romero (American, 20th/21st Century)   Bob Marley Poster

Rachel Romero (American, 20th/21st Century) Bob Marley Poster

Lot:
1149
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Rachel Romero (American, 20th/21st Century) Bob Marley Poster, 1982, The Poster Brigade, San Francisco, California. More ...