Lot 2 of 766:
Black master artist Charles White 6-plate portfolio, 1953  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$270
$300 - $500

Portfolio of six lithographic reproductions of Charles White’s powerful black-and-white drawings






Published by the same Communist periodical as in the listing above. 13 x 18 inches. (Masses & Mainstream [1953]). Plates are loose-leaf in a portfolio cover.

With an introduction by Rockwell Kent which lauds White’s depiction of "the Negro people...in all their pathos and their dignity." Plates are The Mother, Dawn of Life, Let’s Walk Together, Ye Shall Inherit the Earth, Harvest Talk and Abraham Lincoln. (See three other White listings in this sale)

Lot Amendments

Portfolio cover is worn and somewhat stained, but intact.

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