Letter From Birmingham City Jail.

New York. Limited Editions Club. 2008. This Edition Limited to 420 numbered copies of which this is #22. Signed by Faith Ringgold to colophon. Illustrated by eight serigraph prints by Faith Ringgold.Ringgold's fabulous and evocative serigraph's are superlative accompaniments to Dr. King's stirring text. Each print is hand-pulled and contains an average of 13 colors per print.The public viewed the prints for the first time at a reception honoring Ringgold, a longtime collaborator of Holton and EPI, at the New York Public Library’s Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture. Ringgold’s art has been exhib- ited in major museums around the world and is in the perma- nent collections of the Guggenheim Museum, Metropolitan Museum of Art, National Museum of American Art, Museum of Modern Art, and Boston Museum of Fine Art, among others. folio. 12.25" x 14". Bound in full red linen over boards. Gilt titled morocco label inset to front cover. Encased in a like bound, ultra-suede lined Solander box with gilt titled morocco label inset to spine.

Usual paper undulation of hand-pulled serigraphs. A Very Fine, Pristine, apparently unread copy.

Item #8562

Price: $6,500.00
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Letter From Birmingham City Jail.
Letter From Birmingham City Jail.
Letter From Birmingham City Jail.
Letter From Birmingham City Jail.
Letter From Birmingham City Jail.
Letter From Birmingham City Jail.
Letter From Birmingham City Jail.
Letter From Birmingham City Jail.
Letter From Birmingham City Jail.
Letter From Birmingham City Jail.
Letter From Birmingham City Jail.
Letter From Birmingham City Jail.