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    Keith Haring Signed "Reading For Fun" Poster. A colorful pop art-style color poster from a 1988 New York area library campaign to encourage children to read. Beneath a drawing of a kid's head filled with people and things in bright colors are the black-outlined yellow letters against a red background, "Fill Your Head With Fun! Start Reading!" Just beneath the drawing, at the left, Haring (1958-1990), the former street artist known as "The Graffiti Kid", has signed "K Haring '88". Included with this lot is a clipped article from the March 30, 1988 Daily News about Haring and these posters matted to 10" x 20" with a color photo of him autographing them in a subway station. The signed poster is framed in black to an overall size of 14" x 23". Excellent condition.

    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Framed - without Glass, Small (view shipping information)

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    Auction Dates
    February, 2008
    21st-22nd Thursday-Friday
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