Alitash Kebede’s Private Collection at Christie’s New York

June 30, 2008,

 

On June 30, 2008, a selection of work from Alitash Kebede’s private collection will be offered at Christie’s New York. Christie’s selected Jacob Lawrence’s Flight #1 (Walking in the Rain) for the cover of the catalogue. Other notable works by Romare Bearden, Alma Thomas, Norman Lewis, Bob Thompson, Emilio Cruz, Richard Mayhew, Betye Saar and others will be offered.

To read Press Release by Christie: Christie's Press Release

JACOB LAWRENCE

Flight #1(Walking in the Rain), 1967

Lot 75

 

ALMA THOMAS

Untitled (Red), CA. 1978

Lot 84

 

BOB THOMPSON

Study for Ascension to the Heavens, 1963

Lot 65

 

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