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Kara Walker

Freedom, a Fable: A Curious Interpretation of the Witof a Negress in Troubled Times, 1997

Leather-bound pop-up book, 27 pages
9 × 8 in
22.9 × 20.3 cm
Edition of 4000
This is part of a limited edition set.
$9,750
Ships from Jersey City, NJ, US
Shipping: $50 continental US, $200 rest of world
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For this work, Walker created a pop-up book that combines a narrative written in her own baroque …

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For this work, Walker created a pop-up book that combines a narrative written in her own baroque style with her signature silhouette images. Initially conceived for the Peter Norton Family Christmas Project, this book is an excellent example of an artist successfully translating his/her visual vocabulary into a …

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Printed with artist's signature
Condition details
Excellent; original packaging
Kara Walker
American, b. 1969
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Kara Walker is known for creating black-and-white silhouette works that invoke themes of African …

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Kara Walker is known for creating black-and-white silhouette works that invoke themes of African American racial identity. Her subjects, often scenes of slavery, conflict or violence, are rendered in a style recalling traditional African illustration and folklore of the pre-Civil War United States; the works preserve …

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About the work
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For this work, Walker created a pop-up book that combines a narrative written in her own baroque …

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For this work, Walker created a pop-up book that combines a narrative written in her own baroque style with her signature silhouette images. Initially conceived for the Peter Norton Family Christmas Project, this book is an excellent example of an artist successfully translating his/her visual vocabulary into a …

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Signature
Printed with artist's signature
Condition details
Excellent; original packaging
Kara Walker
American, b. 1969
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Kara Walker is known for creating black-and-white silhouette works that invoke themes of African …

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Kara Walker is known for creating black-and-white silhouette works that invoke themes of African American racial identity. Her subjects, often scenes of slavery, conflict or violence, are rendered in a style recalling traditional African illustration and folklore of the pre-Civil War United States; the works preserve …

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Kara Walker

Freedom, a Fable: A Curious Interpretation of the Witof a Negress in Troubled Times, 1997

Leather-bound pop-up book, 27 pages
9 × 8 in
22.9 × 20.3 cm
Edition of 4000
This is part of a limited edition set.
$9,750
Ships from Jersey City, NJ, US
Shipping: $50 continental US, $200 rest of world
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