Lot 3 of 399:
160 years of friendship, Sandow Birk  

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Estimate:
$400 - $600

Title:
Mexico - USA: 160 Years of Friendship

Author:
Birk, Sandow

Place:
No place

Publisher:

Date:
2008

Description:

Serigraph print. 40x55.2 cm (15¾x21¾"); sheet: 50.5x66 cm (19¾x26"). No. 27 of an edition of 100. 

Signed by the artist at lower left. Sandow Birk is an American visual artist from Long Beach, CA whose work deals mainly with contemporary American culture. With an emphasis on social issues, his frequent themes have included inner city violence, graffiti, various political issues, travel, prisons, surfing and skateboarding. He completed a hand-made illuminated manuscript version of the Holy Qur'an, transcribing the English language text by hand in a personalized font based on graffiti, and illuminating the pages with scenes of contemporary American life.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Light edge and corner wear, else fine.


 
Item number:
308297
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