Skinner

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Auction 3075B

February 9, 2018 4:00PM

02-09-2018 02-09-2018

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Ten Press Photos of Caribbean Farm Workers

Ten Press Photos of Caribbean Farm Workers

Lot:
273
Sold for:
$338$275

Ten Press Photos of Caribbean Farm Workers, 1940s. Note: In the midst of World War II, while much of the American workforce had been transferred to the military or to industries essential for More ...

"Boycott Nestle" Poster

"Boycott Nestle" Poster

Lot:
274
Sold for:
$431$350

"Boycott Nestle" Poster, c. 1978, San Francisco Poster Brigade, 23 x 17 1/2 in., unframed. More ...

Black and White Photograph of an African American Boy Scout Troop.

Black and White Photograph of an African American Boy Scout Troop.

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275
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Black and White Photograph of an African American Boy Scout Troop. More ...

Photograph of Negro League Baseball Team, The Cubans

Photograph of Negro League Baseball Team, The Cubans

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276
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Photograph of Negro League Baseball Team, The Cubans, 10 3/4 x 14 inches, unframed. Note: The Negro Leagues were a group of professional baseball leagues that featured African American, as well More ...

Postcard of the Cincinnati Clowns Baseball Team.

Postcard of the Cincinnati Clowns Baseball Team.

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277
Sold for:
$338$275

Postcard of the Cincinnati Clowns Baseball Team. Note: According to Ohio History Central, the Cincinnati Clowns was a professional African-American baseball team in Cincinnati, Ohio. The team More ...

Four Ray Dandridge Autographed Photos and Postcard

Four Ray Dandridge Autographed Photos and Postcard

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278
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Four Ray Dandridge Autographed Photos and Postcard, (creases and losses). More ...

Three Press Photos of the Minnesota Lakers.

Three Press Photos of the Minnesota Lakers.

Lot:
279
Sold for:
$123$100

Three Press Photos of the Minnesota Lakers. More ...

Four Press Photographs of Heavyweight Champion Boxer George Foreman.

Four Press Photographs of Heavyweight Champion Boxer George Foreman.

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280
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Four Press Photographs of Heavyweight Champion Boxer George Foreman. Provenance: The estate of Walter Zeboski (1929-2012), a retired Associated Press photographer. More ...

Three African American Fraternal Photographs

Three African American Fraternal Photographs

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281
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$92$75

Three African American Fraternal Photographs, 20th century. More ...

Louis Armstrong and His Concert Group Program and Autographed Photo.

Louis Armstrong and His Concert Group Program and Autographed Photo.

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282
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$923$750

Louis Armstrong and His Concert Group Program and Autographed Photo. More ...

Duke Ellington Reel-to-Reel Recordings.

Duke Ellington Reel-to-Reel Recordings.

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283
Sold for:
$277$225

Duke Ellington Reel-to-Reel Recordings. More ...

"Life is Real" Framed Movie Poster

"Life is Real" Framed Movie Poster

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284
Sold for:
$123$100

"Life is Real" Framed Movie Poster, charcoal on paper, depicting two miners, signed and dated lower right, 16 x 12 in., framed. More ...

Framed Jimi Hendrix Poster.

Framed Jimi Hendrix Poster.

Lot:
285
Sold for:
$431$350

Framed Jimi Hendrix Poster. More ...

Seventeen Issues of Tuesday Magazine

Seventeen Issues of Tuesday Magazine

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286
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$277$225

Seventeen Issues of Tuesday Magazine, 1968-71. Note: Founded by advertising executive W. Leonard Evans, Jr., in 1965, Tuesday Magazine appeared as a supplement to major metropolitan newspapers More ...

Mose Ernest Tolliver (American, 1919-2006)   Oil on Board Depicting Three Figures in a Bus

Mose Ernest Tolliver (American, 1919-2006) Oil on Board Depicting Three Figures in a Bus

Lot:
287
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Mose Ernest Tolliver (American, 1919-2006) Oil on Board Depicting Three Figures in a Bus, on a triangular board. Note: Self-taught artist Mose Tolliver was born in Alabama to sharecroppers and More ...

Annie Mural Tolliver (American, b. 1950)   Oil on Board Mother Going To Heaven

Annie Mural Tolliver (American, b. 1950) Oil on Board Mother Going To Heaven

Lot:
288
Sold for:
$400$325

Annie Mural Tolliver (American, b. 1950) Oil on Board Mother Going To Heaven, 24 x 60 in., framed. Note: Annie Mural Tolliver was born in Alabama and is the daughter of noted folk artist Mose More ...

American School (20th Century),   Oil on Board Depicting President Lincoln Holding the Emancipation Proclamation

American School (20th Century), Oil on Board Depicting President Lincoln Holding the Emancipation Proclamation

Lot:
289
Sold for:
$400$325

American School (20th Century), Oil on Board Depicting President Lincoln Holding the Emancipation Proclamation, a slave in broken shackles kneeling before him, signed "AMOS" lower right, 12 x 14 More ...

Purvis Young (American, 1943-2010)   Oil on Board Depicting a Figure on Horseback

Purvis Young (American, 1943-2010) Oil on Board Depicting a Figure on Horseback

Lot:
290
Sold for:
$554$450

Purvis Young (American, 1943-2010) Oil on Board Depicting a Figure on Horseback, label on reverse from Outsider Folk Art Gallery, Reading, Pennsylvania, 25 x 13 3/4 in. Note: Purvis Young was More ...

Lonnie Holley (American, b. 1950)   Sandstone Sculpture

Lonnie Holley (American, b. 1950) Sandstone Sculpture

Lot:
291
Sold for:
$677$550

Lonnie Holley (American, b. 1950) Sandstone Sculpture, initialed "LH" on base, ht. 8 1/2, lg. 11 in. Note: Born in Birmingham, Alabama, self-taught artist and musician Lonnie Holley is most More ...

Carved Hardwood Head of a Woman

Carved Hardwood Head of a Woman

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292
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Carved Hardwood Head of a Woman, inscribed "Haiti, 1958, Purchased at Port au Prince, Roosen" on base. More ...

South African School (20th Century)   Oil on Canvas Depicting a Black Man Sleeping,

South African School (20th Century) Oil on Canvas Depicting a Black Man Sleeping,

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293
Sold for:
$105$85

South African School (20th Century) Oil on Canvas Depicting a Black Man Sleeping, the figure fully clothed, 20 x 27 1/2 in., unframed. Provenance: Purchased in South Africa. More ...

Eleanor Harrington (American, 1904-1992)   Oil on Canvas Depicting an African American Cowboy with Red Shirt

Eleanor Harrington (American, 1904-1992) Oil on Canvas Depicting an African American Cowboy with Red Shirt

Lot:
294
Sold for:
$123$100

Eleanor Harrington (American, 1904-1992) Oil on Canvas Depicting an African American Cowboy with Red Shirt, 24 x 16 in., (stretcher and canvas detached from frame; scattered losses with the largest More ...

Floyd Gordon (American, 20th/21st Century)   Watercolor on Paper Depicting a Man with a Guitar

Floyd Gordon (American, 20th/21st Century) Watercolor on Paper Depicting a Man with a Guitar

Lot:
295
Sold for:
$154$125

Floyd Gordon (American, 20th/21st Century) Watercolor on Paper Depicting a Man with a Guitar, signed and dated "'06," 10 x 5 in., framed. Note: Floyd Gordon grew up in rural South Carolina in More ...

Bronzed Terra-cotta Figure The Slave

Bronzed Terra-cotta Figure The Slave

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296
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Bronzed Terra-cotta Figure The Slave, signed "Michel Ange", ht. 18 1/2 in. More ...

20th Century American School   Oil on Board Depicting an African American Man Wearing a Hat

20th Century American School Oil on Board Depicting an African American Man Wearing a Hat

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297
Sold for:
$246$200

20th Century American School Oil on Board Depicting an African American Man Wearing a Hat, in a gilt frame. More ...

20th Century Caribbean School   Oil on Canvas Depicting a Woman with Fruit Basket on Her Head

20th Century Caribbean School Oil on Canvas Depicting a Woman with Fruit Basket on Her Head

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298
Sold for:
$154$125

20th Century Caribbean School Oil on Canvas Depicting a Woman with Fruit Basket on Her Head, signed "Gregory" lower right, 23 1/2 x 22 in., framed. More ...

20th Century American School   Oil on Canvas Depicting a Mammy with Roses

20th Century American School Oil on Canvas Depicting a Mammy with Roses

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299
Sold for:
$123$100

20th Century American School Oil on Canvas Depicting a Mammy with Roses, signed "Buck" lower right, 19 x 16 3/4 in., framed. More ...

Antar Dayal (American, 20th Century),   2008 Barack Obama Presidential Campaign "Yes We Can" Poster

Antar Dayal (American, 20th Century), 2008 Barack Obama Presidential Campaign "Yes We Can" Poster

Lot:
300
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Antar Dayal (American, 20th Century), 2008 Barack Obama Presidential Campaign "Yes We Can" Poster, limited edition lithograph, 194/5000, signed and dated lower right, 40 x 23 in., framed. Note: More ...