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Procession For The Negro Folk (Hero)

Kara Walker-Procession For The Negro Folk (Hero)-2007

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist:
Artwork:
Procession For The Negro Folk (Hero)
Size:
152.4 x 213.3 cm
Medium :
Acrylic, paper collage and gesso on panel
Creation Year:
2007
Marks
Signed, titled and dated 'procession for the negro folk (hero) k walker 2007' (on the reverse)
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York; Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition History :
New York, Sikkema Jenkins & Co.,Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen and Abandoned Lands- Records, 'Miscellaneous Papers' National Archives M809 Roll 23,Search for ideas supporting the Black Man as a work of Modern Art / Contemporary Painting; a death without end, and an appreciation of the Creative Spirit of Lynch Mobs-New work, Kara Walker,October-November 2007, pp. 53 and 113 (illustrated)

Christie’s New York

Date:
2017-09-28
Lot Number :
255
Low Estimate :
$60,000[-47%]*
High Estimate :
$80,000[-60%]*
Hammer Price :
$32,000
Sold For :
$40,000*