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    Huey P. Newton Poster.
    23.25" x 34.75"
    Emeryville, California; circa 1968

    Produced by the Black Panther Party for Self Defense. A large image of Huey Newton, Minister of Defense, seated in a rattan throne chair and holding a spear and bolt-action shotgun. Additional accents in the striking image are tribal art and a zebra rug. Eldridge Cleaver composed the original photograph. With a quote from Newton, "The racist dog policemen must withdraw immediately from our communities, cease their wanton murder and brutality and torture of black people, or face the wrath of the armed people."

    Condition: Creasing at corners, with areas of soiling and pinholes. There are a few small tears along the edges, along with some tape residue.


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    Auction Dates
    January, 2019
    15th Tuesday
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