Art Auction and Sale


 Art Auction is Open with current prices until November 30, 2018!
Rald  Institute invites your participation in our Art Auction and Sale with new art by Wadsworth Jarrell, Barry Bruner, Gerald Sanders, R. Hezekiah Mcghee, the late landscape artist Arsie Kennedy, and others. Visit our joint exhibit with the Smart Museum, University of Chicago, beginning September 13, 2018. Call Beverly Ross Normand at (773) 752-8176 for appointments and information. Call Financial Secretary Beverly Dukes at (773) 356-7322. We appreciate donations, and all of our wonderful volunteers!
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Rald Institute sells art to help fund general operations and programs.
 Proceeds directly benefit children and  young adults served by Rald Institute. Most original art and reproductions have been either donated to Rald by artists, board members or other supporters or purchased outright. In some cases, artists have loaned work on consignment and have agreed to share proceeds of the sale with Rald Institute.
 
Works of Wadsworth Jarrell
 
'Generations' by Gerald Sanders
 
To purchase or for information:
Call 773.752.8176 or 773.356.7322 and email:  beverlynormand@sbcglobal.net 
 In your email, include the ITEM No. of the piece you wish to purchase, your name, and contact information.
 
We thank all of the artists and educators who have helped us and given their time and work. We
acknowledge the sacrifices all of our volunteers have made to help children and young adults  affected by adverse environmental conditions. We thank the public in advance for participating in our activities and sharing our love for creating new possibilities in health and education.
Rald Institute is a Section 501(c)3 non profit; the amount of the purchase price in excess of the fair market value
will qualify as a charitable deduction for federal income tax purposes.


  1. ITEM 21

    strongItem 21strong -  `Terry Ross` photo by Beverly Normand, year 2012, 13 x 19 inches framed. Starting bid $400 with increments of at least $50.
  2. Landscape #4 by Arsie Lee Kennedy

    strongItem 92 strongMagnificient original oil landscape by the late Arsie Lee Kennedy, popular African American artist whose work was compared to that of the renowned Henry O. Tanner. Excellent Condition! Open the bid with $75,000. with increments of at least $10,000. Shown for the first time to benefit RALD Institute - from the private collection of African American theological scholars, Drs. Dennis and Howard Wesley Wiley.
  3. ITEM 58

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 58strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;' - 'Detail No. 2 Urbanbushman,' Photo of art by Lester Lashley. Photographed by Lester Lashley to benefit Rald Institute. Year 2014. Approximate size 18 x 20 inches. Opening bid $400.  Increments at least $100. Lester Lashley is a renowned artist-musician whose work will be featured at the University of Chicago Smart Museum in late Sept., 2018. He is a founding member of thespanAssociation for the Advancement of Creative Musicians. Open the bid for this collector's item.span style='font-size: 12pt;' span
  4. Landscape # 3

    Item 89. Beautiful original oil landscape by the late Arsie Lee Kennedy, a leading African American landscape artist. 29 X 23 inches in good condition. Open the bid with $3,000. with increments of $500 at least. From Private Collection.
  5. ITEM 2

    pstrong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 2strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;' -Out of print 'Bullfight Series,' by Pablo Picasso. Print attached to heavy stock paper backing and framed 36' X 13 12'. Good condition, year 1960. Open bid with $5,000 with increments of at least $500. From Private Collection.spanp span style='font-size: 10pt;'spanp p  br p p strong style='font-size: 12pt;'strong span style='font-size: 12pt;'span
  6. Landscape #2

    Item 90.   Gorgeous landscape by the late Arsie Lee Kennedy. Original oil in good condition. Approximately 22 X 24 inches framed. Open the bid with $4,000 and increments of at least $500.00. From Private Collection.
  7. Landscape #1 by Arsie Lee Kennedy

    Item 91  Beautiful original oil landscape by the late African American landscape artist, Arsie L. Kennedy, compared to Henry O. Tanner by some. Good condition.  29 X 29 inches framed. Open bid with $4,000. and increments of at least $500. From private collection.
  8. ITEM 15- NOW AVAILABLE

    strongItem 15strong -strong Beautiful image of Malcolm X by the renowned founding member of AfriCobra.strongstrong'THE BLACK PRINCE, 'DONATED BY WADSWORTH JARRELLstrong. strong17x26 INCH POSTER TO BENEFIT RALD INSTITUTE. OPEN BID WITH $50.00 AND INCREMENTS OF AT LEAST $25.00.strong
  9. ITEM 29

    strongItem 29 strong- ''Still Life'' by Omar Lama. Original oil on canvas,  10 x 12 inches, framed. Rare painting by the popular AfriCobra artist  whose works were exhibited throughout the U.S.A. and elsewhere, beginning in the early 1960s. Omar studied at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago as a child, at the South Side Community Art Center, and at Chicago State University. Opening bid $10,000 with increments of at least $1,000.   
  10. ITEM 52

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 52 - strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;''Sankofa No. 1,' rare painting by Beverly Ross Normand. Original oil and acrylics on canvas. 18x24 inches. Ross-Normand, multidisciplinary jeweler, poet, songwriter, curator, art educator and special education administrator,  earned degrees from Roosevelt University, DePaul Univerity and Grant College and was jewelry maker from 1963 to 1974, exhibiting and almost always selling out in Chicago art fairs.Her work is in private collections in U.S. and elsewhere. Opening bid $8,000. Increments at least $1000.  span
  11. ITEM 68

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 68strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;' - 'Roland Kirk' by Omar Lama.  Reproduction 11x14 inches in mat. Good condition. Year 1988. Opening bid $150.00. Increments at least $50.00 span
  12. ITEM 69

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 69strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;' - 'Malcolm X' by Omar Lama. Reproduction 11x14 inches in mat, unframed. Good condition. Year 1987. Opening bid $100.00 with increments of at least $50.00 in  July, 2018 Art Auction.span
  13. ITEM 74

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 74strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;' - 'Mother Teresa' by Richard Hezekiah Mcghee. First print is on canvas approximately 16 x 20 inches unframed. Proceeds benefit Rald Institute. Opening bid $400. Increments at least $100. Photographed for Rald Institute by Anthony Cole. span
  14. ITEM 31

    strongItem 31strong - 'Superman' by Dale Normand. Oil on canvas framed, 4ft  x 3ft. 3 inches.. Year 1979. Rare original by the great Chicago artist who graduated from Parker High School and The School of the Art Institute in Chicago. His early works were exhibited in Wiebolt's Stores during the early 1960s when he was a teen. His works are in private collections and were generally purchased by collectors before they were completed.  Artist is retired and painting will be on exhibit at the Smart Museum, University of Chicago, beginning in September, 2018.Percentage of proceeds to benefit Rald Institute. Opening bid $1,000,000 . Increments at least fifty thousand dollars.  
  15. ITEM 40

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 40 - strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;'Untitled original oil on canvas by Roberto of Haiti. 19X15 inches beautifully framed. Gift from the late Jack Simmerling to benefit Rald Institute. Open bid with $500 and increments of at least $100.00.  Photographed for Rald Institute by Anthony Cole.spanbr div id='yui_3_16_0_1_1416442580395_21391' style='color:#000000;font-size:14px;font-family:HelveticaNeue, Helvetica Neue, Helvetica, Arial, Lucida Grande, sans-serif;background-color:transparent;font-style:normal;'
  16. ITEM 26

    strongItem 26strong - 'Mill Reflections,' photo by Barbara O''Conner, 14' X 11' matted. Purchased by Beverly Ross Normand to benefit Rald Institute, 2007. Photographed for Rald Institute website gallery by Lester Lashley. Opening bid $800 with increments of at least $100.00.
  17. ITEM 10

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;' Item 10strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;' - 'Good Ship Jesus' sculpture by renowned Preston Jackson. Caste bronze and steel, 3 feet x 2 feet 1 inch. Starting bid is $17,000 with increments of at least $1,000. Preston Jackson is renowned in America and abroad and has done many public sculptures. He was Director of Sculpture, School of the Art Institute of Chicago for many years.span 
  18. ITEM 7

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 7strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;' - 'Je Mange donc je suis' by Robert Borja, oil on canvas 24'' X 30''. Borja is a wold renowned calligrapher artist from Chicago. Percentage of proceeds to benefit Rald Institute. Opening bid $25,000 with increments of at least $1000 (one thousand dollars). span
  19. ITEM 63

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 63strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;' - 'Garfield Park Lagoon' by John Blanton, award winning photographer.  Year 1991. 16 x 20 inches.  Opening bid $400.  Increments at least $50.00. span
  20. ITEM 5

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 5strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;' - Tibetan Ceremonial Artifact donated by Rald Institute benefactor. Brass with semi-precious stones and beautiful symbolic carvings. approx. 15' in length. Open bid with $500. Increments at least $50. Photographed for Rald Institute by John Blanton. All proceeds benefit Rald.span
  21. ITEM 4

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 4 strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;'- `Northwestern University AfriCobra Exhibition` by Robert Abbott Sengstacke, photo 8` X 10`, Opening bid $800. With at least $50.00 increments. Percentage of proceeds to benefit Rald Institute. span
  22. ITEM 62

    span style='font-size: 14pt;'span style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 62 - 'Abstract Head' by Alicia I. Griffin of Los Angeles, an award winning artist who has exhibited in the U.S. and Europe. Acrylic Sculpture 21 12 x 6 x12 inches. Year 1998. Opening bid $18,700. Increments at least $2,500. Actual value at least $30,000. Percentage to benefit Rald Institute. spanspan
  23. ITEM 49

    strong style='font-size: 10pt;'Item 49 - strongspan style='font-size: 10pt;''Pattern' by Sherman Beck. Original  oil on canvas 23 x 29 inches framed.  Approx. year 2000. Opening bid $4,900. Increments of at least $300. Beck isspan span style='font-size: 10pt;'a founding member of AfriCobra Arts Collective, a retired Chicago Public Schools art teacher, a retired owner ofspanspan style='font-size: 10pt;' Art Directions store in Hyde Park, spanspan style='font-size: 10pt;'Chicago, and a major volunteer for Rald Institute. Rald Institute will receive a percentage of the proceeds from this original oil.br span
  24. ITEM 13

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 13 strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;'-  Not for sale photograph by Lauren Deutsch.span
  25. ITEM 43

    strong style='font-size: 10pt;'Item 43strongspan style='font-size: 10pt;'- Original oil by Roy LeBaron. 24 inches by 36 inches. Year unknown. Good condition. Donated by L. McDonald Family of Chicago. Open bid with $4,999 and increments of at least $500. All proceeds benefit Rald Institute. span
  26. ITEM 41

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 41strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;' - 'EL Zabar,' donated by Adedayo Laoye, original watercolors. 16' X 20' in mat. Gift to benefit Rald Institute. Opening bid $300 with increments of at least $50. Photographed  for Rald Institute by Anthony Cole. span
  27. ITEM 48

    strong style='font-size: 10pt;'Item 48 -  strongspan style='font-family: 'Times New Roman','serif'; font-size: 10pt;'“Soul Farm” limited reproduction by Barry Bruner to benefit Rald Institute.spanspan style='font-family: 'Times New Roman','serif'; font-size: 10pt;' Approximatelly 16 x 11 inches. Opening bid $100.00 with increments atspan span style='font-family: 'Times New Roman','serif'; font-size: 10pt;'least $25.00.spanstrong strong
  28. ITEM 39

    strong style='font-size: 10pt;'span style='font-size: 10pt;'ITEM 39spanstrongspan style='font-size: 10pt;' - 'Malachi Favors,' photo by Robert Sengstacke; 10' X 12' signed & framed. Year 2000. Opening bid $1,000 with increments of at least $100.00. Percentage of proceeds benefit Rald Institute. span
  29. ITEM 67

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 67strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;' - 'O Woman, A tapestry of Loving You', poetry by spanspan style='font-size: 12pt;'Yusuf Ali EL, a magna cum laude graduate, University of New Hampshire. He has written over 15 books, including his own poetry and published anthologies with the works of other poets, dating from the early 1970's. This book is signed and numbered. Yusuf for 25 years has been a major promoter of the works of the late Annie Lee and has supported Rald Institute since its inception. Opening bid $35. Increments at least $10.00. span
  30. ITEM 44

    strongspan style='font-size: 10pt;'spanstrongstrongspan style='font-size:10.0pt;107%; text-transform:uppercase'Item 44 spanspan style='text-transform:uppercase'-spanstrongspan style='font-size:10.0pt;107%;text-transform:uppercase'“Blue-2” by Jesse Greene who graduated from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Jesse has lived and worked in Paris in recent years and has been a donor to Rald for many years. Purchased by Beverly Normand. 12 by 12 inches. Oil on Canvas. Open bid with $3000 and increments of at least $300.spanstrongspan style='font-size: 10pt;'spanstrong span style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:'Times New Roman','serif''spanspan style='font-size:10.0pt;font-family:'Times New Roman','serif''span
  31. ITEM 14

    strongItem 14 strong- 'Lillies 'donated by Gerald Sanders. Original watercolors to benefit Rald Institute. Year 2014. Approximately 18 x 24 inches. Opening bid $900. Increments at least $50. Photographed by Anthony Cole.
  32. ITEM 73

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 73strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;' - 'Willie Pickens with Wilber Campbell and Larry Gray at the Jazz Showcase' donated by Barry Bruner, Retired Art Director of Whitney Young High School, Chicago. Limited edition reproduction (fewer than10).Approximate size 9 x 12 inches.  Opening bid $150. Increments at least $25.00. Photographed for Rald Institute by Anthony Cole. span
  33. ITEM 76

    strong style='font-size: 10pt;'ITEM 76strongspan style='font-size: 10pt;' - strongTEMPLE DE LA CONCORD,' LITHOGRAPH BY ENGELMANN, 19x13 INCHES. GIFT FROM ERMA REESE  JAUBERT BRUNER.  OPENING BID $1,000.00 WITH INCREMENTS OF AT LEAST $100.00.strong  strongPHOTOGRAPHED FOR RALD INSTITUTE BY ANTHONY COLE.strongspanspan style='font-size: 10pt;'spandiv style='font-size: 10pt;'span style='font-size: 10pt;'br spanspan style='font-size: 10pt;' span
  34. ITEM 77

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'ITEM 77strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;' -spanspan style='font-size: 12pt;'strong'Ten Commandments' limited edition print by Charles Whitman (1945-1992) .  Open bid with $500.00 and increments of  at least $100. Excellent condition. strongspanbr span style='font-size: 10pt;'span
  35. ITEM 83

    div id='yiv7294863895yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1507350170476_200345' style='font-size: 8pt;' dir='ltr'span style='font-size: 10pt;'strongspan style='font-size: 10pt;'ITEM 83spanstrong - strongBOOKS  WADSWORTH JARRELL FREE WITH A DONATION OF $40.00 OR MORE TO RALD INSTITUTE DURING MONstrongspanspan style='font-size: 10pt;'strongTH OF MAY, 2018.  LIMITED NUMBER OF WONDERFUL BOOKS DONATED BY ARTIST. WRITTEN BY DR. ROBERT DOUGLAS, ASSOCIATE strongspanspan style='font-size: 10pt;'strongPROFESSOR OF ART HISTORY AT UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY. HAS OVER 50 BEAUTIFUL PLATES OF ART WORK BY WADSWORTH JARRELL.strongspanspan style='font-size: 8pt;'br spanspan style='font-size: 8pt;'span
  36. ITEM 80

    strong style='font-size: 10pt;'Item 80strongspan style='font-size: 10pt;' - strongWONDERFUL JAZZ CD FOR MUSIC LOVERS.  RAY BAILEY, RENOWNED SAX AND FLUTE BAND LEADER, GATHERED TALENTED MUSICIANS TO PERFORM CLASSIC TUNES BY BUD POWELL, ANTONIO JOBIM, BOBBY HUTCHERSON AND OTHERS. PERSONNEL INCLUDES THE LATE JIMMY WILLIS, BASS; JOE RENDON, PERCUSSION; TERRY ROSS, DRUMS;  LEANDRO VERADY, PIANO, AND THE LATE HAROLD BROOKS, TRUMPET & FLUGELHORN. RAY BAILEY IS ON SOPRANO, TENOR SAX AND FLUTE.strong  strongOPEN BID WITH $20 WITH INCREMENTS OF AT LEAST $10.00.strong span
  37. ITEM 71

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 71strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;' - 'Illumination' by Omar Lama. Original oil spanspan style='font-size: 12pt;'  Photographed for Rald Institute by Anthony Cole. SOLD.span
  38. ITEM 61

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 61strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;' - 'Abdullah Striding the Keys', by Professor Napoleon Jones Henderson.strong SOLDstrongspan
  39. ITEM 84

    span id='yiv0427899117yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1507587587142_16002' style='font-size: 12pt;'strongITEM 84strong - 'strongPrecious Treasures; Cultivate Them' a 22X30 inch lithograph by Wadsworth Jarrell, can be opened with bid of $2,000 with increments of $1,000.00strong. strongPhotographed for Rald Institute by Azell Gregory Mance.strongspanspan id='yiv0427899117yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1507587587142_16002' style='font-size: 10pt;'br span
  40. div id='yiv7294863895yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1507350170476_38502' dir='ltr'strongspan style='font-size: 10pt;'span style='font-size: 10pt;'ITEM 87spanspan style='font-size: 10pt;' - spanspan style='font-size: 10pt;'PALM WINE MEN, A FASCINATING SERIGRAPH BY PROFESSOR WADSWORTH JARRELL, ONE OF AMERICA'S MOST GIFTED MODERN ARTISTS. OPEN THE BID FOR THIS SERIGRAPH 26x46 ' FOR THREE HUNDRED DOLLARS WITH INCREMENTS OF AT LEAST $100.00.  PHOTOGRAPHED FOR RALD INSTITUTE BY AZELL GREGORY MANCE, AUTUMN, 2017.span spanstrongspan style='font-size: 10pt;' span
  41. ITEM 1

    strong style='font-size: 10pt;'Item 1strongspan style='font-size: 10pt;' - strong'CONCERT,' ORIGINAL MIXED MEDIA PAINTING BY EUGENE MITCHELL. APPROXIMATELY 2X3 FEET IN MAT.  STARTING BID $5,000 WITH INCREMENTS OF AT LEAST $500. MITCHELL IS A POPULAR CHICAGO CARTOONIST AND TEACHER WHOSE WORKS ARE IN PUBLIC AND PRIVATE COLLECTIONS.strongspan
  42. ITEM 17

    strongItem 17strong - Abstract Fabric Design donated by Seitu Nurullah (a.k.a. Rah-bird). Rare silk, 43 X 42 inches has starting bid of  $4,000 with increments of at least $250. Photograph by Anthony Cole.
  43. strong style='font-size: 10pt;'ITEM 88strongspan style='font-size: 10pt;' - 'TENDER SOULS', LITHOGRAPH BY WORLD FAMOUS ARTIST, PROFESSOR WADSWORTH JARRELL. OPEN THE BID FOR THIS DELIGHTFUL 22 X 30 INCH LITHOGRAPH WITH THREE THOUSAND DOLLARS ($3,000) WITH INCREMENTS OF AT LEAST FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS. PHOTOGRAPHED FOR RALD INSTITUTE BY AZELL GREGORY MANCE. span
  44. ITEM 47

    span style='font-size: 10pt;'strongItem 47strong - 'Skating' by Eugene Mitchell.  Original mixed media on canvas. 45 x 35 inches framed. Year 2013. All proceeds benefit Rald Institute. Opening bid $2,000. Increments at least $200.spanstrong style='font-size: 12pt;'span style='font-size: 10pt;'br spanstrongspan style='font-family: 'Times New Roman','serif'; font-size: 12pt;'spanstrong strong
  45. ITEM 82

    strong style='font-size: 10pt;'span style='font-size: 10pt;' spanstrongspan style='font-size: 10pt;'strongITEM 82strong spanspan style='font-size: 10pt;'-strongGORGEOUS ARTIST'S PROOFstrong strongOF 'REVOLUTIONARY,' BY INTERNATIONALLY KNOWN PAINTER, PROFESSOR WADSWORTH JARRELL. SOLD.strongspan
  46. ITEM 86

    strongstrong    span style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 86. 'Edgecutters,' by Professor Wadsworth Jarrell. 22X30' Serigraph. Open bid with $400.00 with increments of at least $100.00. Excellent historical item celebrates the Kentucky Derby, Black  jockeys, horses and spirit. Kentucky Derby Museum at Churchill Downs in 1993.span span style='font-size: 10pt;'spanspan style='font-size: 10pt;'spanspan style='font-size: 8pt;'span
  47. ITEM 32

    strongItem 32strong - '' Lift Every Voice Series #1' by Dayo Laoye, oil on canvas, 18 x 23 12 '' . Photographed by Gideon Manasseh. Opening bid $6,000 with increments of at least $250. Rald receives percentage of proceeds.
  48. ITEM 66

    strongspan style='font-size: 10pt;'Item 66spanspan style='font-size: 10pt;' -  (OMO ORISA' SACRED ORISA) BY ADEDAYO LAOYE, INTERNATIONALLY KNOWN AND RESPECTED ARTIST AND DONOR TO RALD INSTITUTE. WATERCOLOR 18X 19 INCH ORIGINAL IN BLACK FRAME. OPEN BID WITH $2,500 AND INCREMENTS OF AT LEAST $500.00. spanstrong
  49. ITEM 85

    span style='font-size: 10pt;'div dir='ltr' id='yiv0427899117yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1507587587142_16023'span id='yiv0427899117yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1507587587142_16119'strong style='font-size: 10pt;'ITEM 85strongspan style='font-size: 10pt;' - spanstrong style='font-size: 10pt;''GENERATIONS,' A SIGNED, NUMBERED HIGH QUALITY PRINT DONATED BY CHICAGO ARTIST, GERALD SANDERS.  CAN BE YOURS FOR A DONATION OF $100.00 TO RALD INSTITUTE. LIMITED QUANTITY.strongspanspanspan style='font-size: 10pt;'spanspan style='font-size: 10pt;'span
  50. ITEM 34

    strongItem 34strong - 'Jonathan,' photo by Beverly Ross Normand, year 2012, 8' X 10.' Percentage of proceeds to benefit minor survivors under 18 years and Rald Institute art and college students all ages.Opening bid $10,000 and increments of at least $1,000.
  51. ITEM 46

    spanspan style='font-size: 10pt;'span style='font-size: 10pt;'strongItem 46strong span- spanspan style='font-size: 10pt;' spanspan style='font-family: "Times New Roman","serif"; font-size: 10pt;''strongELLINGTON,' BY WILLIAM HUNT. ORIGINAL OIL 36 X 24 INCHES DONE IN 1990s.  OPEN BID WITH $25,000. WITH INCREMENTS OF AT LEAST $1,000. GOOD CONDITION. PERCENTAGE TO BENEFIT RALD INSTITUTE.strongspanspan style='font-family: "Times New Roman","serif"; font-size: 10pt;'spanspanspanspanstrong strong
  52. ITEM 54

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'span style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 54spanspan style='font-size: 12pt;' - 'Worldwide Concerto,' Quality print on canvas by Melvin King, well-known nationally and internationally. 22X32 inches framed.  Open bid with $700.00 with increments of at least $100.00.spanspan style='font-size: 10pt;'br spanstrongstrong style='font-size: 12pt;' strong
  53. ITEM 9

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 9 strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;'-  `Marlene Rosenberg` photo by Stan Lee.  8` x 10`. Opening bid $400 with at least $25 increments. Rald receives percentage of proceeds from sale.spanspan style='font-size: 10pt;'br span
  54. ITEM 51

    span style='font-size: 10pt;'Item 51 - spanspan style='font-size: 10pt;''University of Illinois Chicago Series #2' by Sharon Williams Adams (a.k.a. Sharue)  (1947-2011) . Rare original oil on canvas approximately 4' x 3'. Year 1980s. Sharue was a leading African American jeweler during the 1960s who credits Dr. Murry Depillars and Margaret Burroughs, her art teachers, as her greatest inspirers. A member of the Board of Directors of Rald Institute, she gave up art to devote her life to teaching children with special needs in Chicago and Atlanta, Georgia. Opening bid $60,000. Increments at least $5,000. Percentage for Rald Institute.  span
  55. ITEM 42

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 42strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;' - 'The White Prince' . Limited edition print of a watercolor donated by Gerald Sanders.20 x 16 inches in mat. Opening bid $300. Increments at least $30. span
  56. ITEM 27

    strongItem 27strong -''Biggie Smalls'' original colored pen and ink drawing by Dalushaka Mgwana. Excellent condition. 22' wide x 28' long. 100% of proceeds to benefit Rald Institute. Opening bid $15,000. Increments at least $100.
  57. ITEM 16

    strongItem 16strong - Ancient African Sculpture mixed Media wood, brass, beads, height 33 inches. Starting bid $10,000 with increments at least $250.Rald receives percentage of proceeds.
  58. ITEM 35

    strongItem 35strong - 'Asterisk Underscored,' by Jamaal Gayles. Original mixed media on corrugated paper. Opening bid $900 with increments of at least $25. 13 12'  x 11 12'. Proceeds benefit Rald.div id='yui_3_16_0_1_1416442580395_18671' style='color:#000000;font-size:14px;font-family:HelveticaNeue, Helvetica Neue, Helvetica, Arial, Lucida Grande, sans-serif;background-color:transparent;font-style:normal;'
  59. ITEM 79

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 79strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;' - 'Hallelujah' by Dr. Yaoundé Olu, nationally known artist, doctor of natural medicine, metaphysics, educator, jazz radio host and Rald Institute donor.  Digital painting 14 x 18 inches in mat. Opening bid $75. Increments at least $10. span
  60. ITEM 78

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'ITEM 78strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;' - ' Transformation' by Dr. Yaoundé Olu, nationally known artist, doctor of natural medicine, metaphysics, educator, jazz radio host and Rald Institute donor. Digital painting 14 x 18 inches in mat. Proceeds will be shared with Rald Institute. Opening bid $75. Increments at least $10. span
  61. ITEM 75

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'ITEM 75strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;' - Beautiful African Mask to benefit Rald Institute. Mixed medium, wood, beads, shells, burlap, dye.  Good condition. Portion of proceeds will benefit Rald Institute. Photo by Anthony Cole.  Approximately, 12 12 inches in height.  Opening bid $1,000. Increments at least $50. span
  62. ITEM 72

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 72strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;' - 'Summer' by Jack Simmerling (1935-2013). Print 17 x 12 inches donated and framed by Mr. Simmerling to benefit Rald Institute. Year 2004. Opening bid $150. Increments at least $25. Photographed by Anthony Cole. span
  63. ITEM 70

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 70strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;' - 'Black Pride' sculpture by Sura Dupart, a recent winner of Museum of Science and Industry's Black Creativity Award. Black Serpentine stone 13x712 x 812 inches. Opening bid $2,500. Increments at least $200.  Percentage to benefit Rald. span
  64. ITEM 60

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 60 strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;'- 'Broken Promises and Shattered Dreams - Coffee2' a series by Pamela Norman. Colored glass collage, 12x14 inches.  Pamela is a member of the Creative Arts Association, Chicago Park District artists and a volunteer with Rald Institute. Opening bid $500. Increments at least $50.Percentage of proceeds to benefit Rald Institute. span
  65. ITEM 59

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 59strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;' - 'The Bob Love Story' book by Bob Love, Bulls player from1968 to1977. Current Director of Community Affairs.  Opening bid $10.00. Increments at least $5.00 to benefit Rald Institute. span
  66. ITEM 64

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 64strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;' - Iya Lorisa' (Yoruba Priestess) by Adedayo Laoye, internationally known, award winning artist and Rald Institute benefactor.  Acrylics on watercolor Paper. 32 x 39 inches with silver frame.  Year 2013. Actual value at least $5,000. Opening bid $2,500.  Increments $200. Percentage to benefit Rald. span
  67. ITEM 65

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 65strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;' - 'Ancient One' by Sura Dupart, winner of 2013 Chicago Museum of Science and Industry's Black Creativity Award and many other awards.  Casted bronze 15 x 19 x 10 inches.  7 inch diameter.  Opening bid $8,750.  Increments at least $500. span
  68. ITEM 57

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 57 strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;'- 'Mountain Falls' by Pamela Norman.  Oil on canvas. Year 2009. 16 x 24 inches. Opening bid $500. Increments at least $50. Percentage to benefit Rald Institute. span
  69. ITEM 56

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 56strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;' - 'Herbie Hancock', photo by John Blanton, 1975. Approximate size 18 x 20 inches. Opening bid $300.  Increments at least $25 to benefit Rald Institute. span
  70. ITEM 55

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'span style='font-size: 12pt;'span style='font-size: 10pt;'Item 55spanspanstrongspan style='font-size: 12pt;' spanspan style='font-size: 12pt; font-family: "Helvetica","sans-serif";''Accepting Christ,' original by Melvin King. Acrylics on canvas 30 x 36 inches, Year 2014. Percentage of proceeds to benefit Rald Institute. Opening bid $27,000. Increments at least $2,000.spanspan style='font-size: 12pt; font-family: "Helvetica","sans-serif";'br spanstrongspan style='font-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Helvetica","sans-serif";Times New Roman";color:black;'br spanstrong
  71. ITEM 36

    strongItem 36strong - Stoneware by Eselean Goree Henderson (1917 - 2004). Gift from Rosalind Henderson Mustafa to benefit Rald Institute. 12' circumference. Opening bid $400 with increments of at least $25
  72. ITEM 37

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 37strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;' - ' Abstract Sculpture #2, Acrylics, 12 x 7 12 x ll'  by Alicia Griffin.  Original was a trophy award for the years 1994-1996 for Greater Los Angeles African American Chamber of Commerce. Opening bid $27,000. Increments at least $1,000 . Percentage of proceeds will benefit Rald. span
  73. ITEM 33

    strong style='font-size: 10pt;'Item 33strongspan style='font-size: 10pt;' - 'Chance,' orig. pastel by the late Charles Lucius Whitman. Year approx.1991. 9' X 12' approx. Illustration for Portraits and Poetry in collaboration with Beverly Normand. Opening bid $3,000 with increments at least $500. Percentage of proceeds to benefit Rald Institute.   span
  74. ITEM 38

    span style='font-size: 12pt;'strongItem 38 strong- 'Tiger Lillies' limited edition print donated by Gerald Sanders,  No. 10 of 200,13' x 19'. year 2002. Opening bid $300 with increments of at least $25. Photo by Anthony Cole. span
  75. ITEM 45

    span style='font-size: 10pt;'strongItem 45strong - 'Summer' by Edward Grant Strong. Original mixed media to benefit Rald Institute.  20 x 28 inches. Opening bid $3,000. Increments at least $200.span
  76. ITEM 50

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 50 - strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;''Bears' by James Gould. Original Acrylic on canvas. 35 x 23 inches framed. Opening bid $300.  Increments at least $50. span
  77. ITEM 30

    strongItem 30strong - 'Corey Wilkes' by John Blanton, photograph approximately 14' x 12'. Percentage to benefit Rald Institute. Opening bid $300 with increments of at least $25.
  78. ITEM 24

    strongItem 24strong - ''Stop the Killing,'' print by Sura Dupart, approximately 22 x 25 inches. Opening bid $300 with increments of at least $25. 50% of proceeds to benefit Rald Institute.
  79. ITEM 28

    strongItem 28strong- 'United,' photo by Beverly Normand. Approximately 20 X 14 inches. Proceeds to benefit Rald Institute''s educationalarts programs and a special fund for survivors 21 and under of parents who died in accidents or violent deaths.Opening bid $200 and increments of at least $50.
  80. ITEM 25

    strongItem 25strong - 'Garfield Park' limited edition photo by John Blanton, 20' x 14'. Opening bid $400 with increments of at least $25. Percentage of proceeds to benefit Rald Institute.
  81. ITEM 18

    strongItem 18strong - `The Shame of Us` by Jamaal Gayles. Limited Reproduction ( Number 9 of 30). Approximately 14'x 11'. Opening bid $500 with increments of at least $50.Percentage of proceeds benefit Rald Institute.
  82. ITEM 20

    strongItem 20strong - `He Could Have Been` by Everett C. Williams, winner of Black Creativity Award, Chicago Museum of Science and Industry, 2014. Print on canvas, 15` X 31.5`, Opening bid $1,100 with increments of at least $100. Percentage of proceeds to benefit Rald Institute.
  83. ITEM 12

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 12 strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;'- Very old 12 ' long African mask given by Carole Gray Pilot to benefit Rald Institute. Photographed by John Blanton. Opening bid is $1,000 with increments of at least $10.span
  84. ITEM 19

    strongItem 19strong - `Dee Alexander` by Lauren Deutsch.strong NFSstrong
  85. ITEM 23

    strongItem 23strong -  `On the Wing` original print donated by Catherine Cajandig,  Approximately 9' X 7'. Starting bid $300 with increments of at least $25.
  86. ITEM 11

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 11 strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;'-  `Afro Improv` by Barry Bruner, limited reproduction (under 10)16' X 11'. Opening bid $100 with at least $25 increments. Donated by artist to benefit Rald Institute. span
  87. ITEM 8

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 8 strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;'-  `Barn` donated by Barry Bruner, limited reproduction (under 10) size approximately 10' X 8'. Opening bid is $100 with increments of at least $25. span
  88. ITEM 6

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;' Item 6strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;' - `Self Portrait` by Jamaal Gayles, mixed media original year 2013. 20`L X 14`W framed, $3,000 starting bid with increments of at least $250. span
  89. ITEM 3

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 3strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;' - Silver Tibetan artifact from the late art educator Carole Gray Pilot. Given to benefit Rald Institute. Approximately 5 inches in height. Beautifully carved. Opening bid $300 with increments of at least $50.00.span
  90. ITEM 22

    strongItem 22strong - `Chess Game` by Sherman Beck, oil on canvas, 30' x 40', Opening bid $3,000.00 with increments of at least $250. Percentage of proceeds to benefit Rald Institute.