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  1. ITEM 52

    span style='font-size: 12pt;''Sankofa No. 1,' rare painting by Beverly Ann Ross Normand. Original oil and acrylics on canvas, 18 x 24 inches. Open bid with $2,000,000. (two million) with increments of $1,000,000. Beverly is FounderDirector of Rald Institute and its gallery.span      
  2. Landscape # 3

    Item 89. Beautiful original oil landscape by the late Arsie Lee Kennedy, a leading  American landscape artist. 29 X 23 inches in very good condition. Open the bid with $40,000. with increments of $5,000. at least. From Private Collection to benefit Rald Institute. Offer through September 30, 2020.
  3. strong style='font-size: 10pt;'ITEM 88strongspan style='font-size: 10pt;' - 'TENDER SOULS', LITHOGRAPH BY WORLD FAMOUS AFRICOBRA  ARTIST, DR. WADSWORTH JARRELL. OPEN THE BID FOR THIS DELIGHTFUL 22 X 30 INCH LITHOGRAPH WITH FOUR THOUSAND DOLLARS ($4,000) WITH INCREMENTS OF AT LEAST FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS. PHOTOGRAPHED FOR RALD INSTITUTE BY AZELL GREGORY MANCE. span 
  4. strongstrongspan style='font-size: 8pt;'Item 86span span style='font-size: 12pt;''Edgecutters,' donated by Dr. Wadsworth Jarrell, is a 22 X 30' framed Serigraph. Open bid with $400.00 with increments of at least $100.00. Beautiful historical art celebrates the Kentucky Derby and Black  jockeys. 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
  5. div id='yiv7294863895yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1507350170476_38502' dir='ltr' Item 87.  'Palm Wine Men,' a beautiful print by Dr. Wadsworth Jarrell. 24 X 26 inches.  Open bid with$300 with increments of at least $100 through October 31, 2020.   spanspan style='font-size: 8pt;'   spanspan
  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 $10,000. and increments of at least $1,000. From Private Collection to benefit Rald Institute. Offer ends on September 30, 2020.
  7. span id='yiv0427899117yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1507587587142_16002'span style='font-size: 12pt;' Item # 84.spanspan style='font-size: 8pt;' 'Pspan style='font-size: 10pt;'recious Treasures; cultivate them'span aspanspan style='font-size: 13.3333px;' 22 x  30 inch framed lithograph  by Wadsworth Jarrell can be opened with bid of $2,000 with increments of $500 through September 30, 2020.spanspanPhotographed by Azell Gregory Mance. strong strong
  8. ITEM 79

    span style='font-size: 12pt;''Hallelujah' by Dr. Yaoundé Olu, nationally known artist, doctor of natural medicine, metaphysics, educator, jazz radio host, Editor and cartoonist for Crusader Newspaper.  Digital painting 14 x 18 inches in mat. Opening bid $175. Increments at least $20. span
  9. 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 $2,000,000. Increments at least $1,000,000. Beck isspan span style='font-size: 10pt;'a founding member of the AfriCobra Arts Collective, retired art teacher at Dunbar High,  retired owner of Art Directions art supply store, and longtime volunteer for Rald Institute.span
  10. span 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. Opening bid $2,000,000. Increments at least $1,000.000. The late Sharue was a great jeweler, artist, special educator and member of the Board of Directors of Rald Institute. span 
  11. 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 $3span style='font-size: 8pt;',span style='font-size: 10pt;'000,000 and increments of at least $1,000,000spanspanstrongspanspan to benefit Rald Institute charity.
  12. strongItem 35strong - 'Asterisk Underscored,' by Jamaal Gayles, award winning young graduate of Columbia College,Chicago. Original mixed media on corrugated paper. Opening bid $15,000. with increments of at least $1,000. 13 12'  x 11 12'. 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;'
  13. ITEM 58

    span style='font-size: 12pt;' 'Detail No. 2 Urbanbushman,' Photo of art by Lester Lashley. Photographed by Lester Lashley to benefit Rald Institute. Approximate size 18 x 20 inches. Opening bid $40,000.  Increments at least $5,000.span  
  14. 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 $5,000. Increments at least $1,000.  span
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    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 60 strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;'- 'Broken Promises and Shattered Dreams - Coffee 2,' 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 $10,000. Increments at least $2,000.span
  16. ITEM 54

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'span style='font-size: 12pt;''Worldwide Concerto,' Quality print on canvas by Melvin King, well-known nationally and internationally. 22 X 32 inches framed. Open bid with $3,000 and increments of at least $500.spanstrongstrong style='font-size: 12pt;'span style='font-size: 10pt;'br spanstrongstrong style='font-size: 12pt;' strong
  17. ITEM 63

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 63strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;' - 'Garfield Park Lagoon' by John Blanton, award winning retired Chicago photographer.  Year 1991. 16 x 20 inches.  Opening bid $20,000.  Increments at least $5,000. span
  18. ITEM 64

    strong'strongspan 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 over $5,000. Opening bid $3,500.  Increments at least $200. Percentage to benefit Rald Institute.span
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    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. Open with $500. with increments of $100. through June 30, 2020.span
  20. ITEM 66

    strongspan style='font-size: 10pt;''OMO ORISA' SACRED ORISA BY ADEDAYO LAOYE, INTERNATIONALLY KNOWN AND RESPECTED ARTIST AND DONOR TO RALD INSTITUTE. WATERCOLORS 18 X 19 INCH ORIGINAL IN BLACK FRAME. OPEN BID WITH $50,000. AND INCREMENTS OF AT LEAST $5,000.spanstrong
  21. strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 68strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;' - 'Roland Kirk' by Omar Lama.  Reproduction 11x14 inches in mat. Very good condition. Year 1988. spanNFS. span style='font-size: 12pt;'span 
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     span style='font-size: 8pt;'Original mixed media by Cartoonist, Eugene Mitchell. 2 X 3 feet. Open bid withspan span style='font-size: 8pt;'$5,000. Increments at least  $1,000.span
  23. span style='font-size: 8pt;''Willie Pickens with Wilbur Campbell and Larry Gray' by Barry Bruner. Limitedspan span style='font-size: 8pt;'reproduction (under 5) approximately 9 X 12 inches framed. Open bid with $300.span span style='font-size: 8pt;'with increments of at least $100. Bruner is retired Director of Art, Whitney Young High School, Art Consultant and Mentor and one of America's greatest artist. A longtime supporter of Rald Institute, Bruner's work is priceless.span
  24. span 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 $175. Increments at least $20. span
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    strong style='font-size: 10pt;'span style='font-size: 10pt;'ITEM 39spanstrongspan style='font-size: 10pt;' - 'Malachi Favors,' photo by the late, great Robert Abbott Sengstacke, Emeritus member of the Board of Directors of Rald Institute. 10' X 12' signed & framed. Year 2000. Open bid with $40,000 with increments of $20,000 during JuneJuly 2020spanonly.span style='font-size: 10pt;'spanstrongstrong 
  26. span style='font-size: 12pt;''Mother Teresa,' donated print by gifted Chicago artist, Richard Hezekiah Mcghee. First and only print on canvas. Open bid with $3,000 with increments ofspanat least $500. 16 x 20 inches unframed. Photographed for Rald Institute by Anthony Cole. 
  27. ITEM 45

    span style='font-size: 10pt;' 'Summer' by Edward Grant Strong. Original mixed media to benefit Rald Institute.  20 x 28 inches. Opening bid $10,000. Increments at least $2000.span
  28. 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 $40,000. and increments of at least $10,000. From private collection to benefit Rald Institute. 
  29. ITEM

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 40 - strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;'Untitled original oil on canvas by Roberto of Haiti. 19 X 15 inches beautifully framed. Gift from the late Jack Simmerling to benefit Rald Institute. Open bid with  $7,000. and increments of at least $1,000..  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;'
  30. div id='yiv7294863895yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1507350170476_200345' style='font-size: 8pt;' dir='ltr'span style='font-size: 10pt;'strongItem # 83 strongspan 'The Artist as Revolutionary,' a great book about Wadsworth Jarrell with over 50 art plates. Robert L. Douglas, Ph.D., is author.  Open bid with $40 and increments of at least $20. Limited number of valuable books available! Call (773) 752-8176 with questions.span style='font-size: 8pt;'span
  31. Landscape #4 by Arsie Lee Kennedy

    strongItem 92  Untitled landscare # 4. strongMagnificent 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 $5,000. Part of proceeds benefit RALD Institute. From private collection. Call (773) 752-8176.
  32. ITEM 31

    strongItem 31strong - 'Superman' by Dale Normand. Framed oil on canvas 4ft  x 3ft. 3 inches. Year about 1979. Rare original by the great, widely exhibited graduate of The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Open bidwith one hundred thousand dollars with increments of twenty thousand at least. 
  33. ITEM 22

    strongItem 22strong - 'Chess Game' by Sherman Beck, oil on canvas, 30' x 40'. Please call (773) 752-8176 regarding availability. 
  34. ITEM 77

    span style='font-size: 8pt;''Ten Commandments,' limited edition (less than 50) fine quality print by the late Charles L. Whitman (1945 - 1992). Open bid with $2,000 with increments of atspanbr span style='font-size: 8pt;'least $500. Approximately 24 X 24 inches.span  
  35. ITEM 76

    font size='2'strong'strongstrongTEMPLE DE LA CONCORD,' LITHOGRAPH BY ENGELMANN, 19x13 INCHES. GIFT FROM ERMA JAUBERT BRUNER.  OPENING BID  FOR ONLY $1,000.00 WITH INCREMENTS OF AT LEAST $500.00 DURING May, June 2020.strong  strongPHOTOGRAPHED FOR RALD INSTITUTE BY ANTHONY COLE. CALL (773) 752-8176.strongfontfont size='2'fontspan style='font-size: 10pt;'br spanspan style='font-size: 10pt;' span
  36. span style='font-size: 10pt;'div id='yiv0427899117yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1507587587142_16023' dir='ltr'span id='yiv0427899117yui_3_16_0_ym19_1_1507587587142_16119'span style='font-size: 10pt;'  Item 85 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 OR MORE TO RALD INSTITUTE. LIMITED QUANTITY.strongspanspanspan style='font-size: 10pt;'spanspan style='font-size: 10pt;'span
  37. strongItem 34strong - 'Jonathan,' photo by Beverly Ross Normand year 2012.  8' X 10.' Open bid with one hundred thousand dollars with increments of at least one thousand dollars. Portion of proceeds will establish the Jonathan Allen Children's Fund, a division of Rald Institute to be established to assistchildren under 23 with a deceased parent andchildren and adults with autism. 
  38. ITEM 71

    span style='font-size: 12pt;''Illumination' by Omar Lama. Original oil spanspan style='font-size: 12pt;'  Photographed for Rald Institute by Anthony Cole. span span style='font-size: 36pt;'SOLDspan
  39. ITEM 32

    '' Lift Every Voice Series #1' by Adedayo Laoye, a gifted native of Ede, Nigeria who earned degrees from the School of Fine Art, Yaba College of Technology and from Howard University. Raised in the Yoruba tradition and inspired by Dr. Alain Locke, he describes his work as ritualistic. He was recently honored as the featured artist by the Chicago Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta sorority. Oil on canvas, 18 x 23 12 '' . Photographed by the late Gideon Manasseh. Opening bid $8,000 with increments of at least $500. 
  40. ITEM 28

    strong'strongUnited,' photo by Beverly A. Ross Normand.strong NFSstrong 
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    strongItem 27strong -''Biggie Smalls'' original colored pen and ink drawing by the late, great  Dalushaka Mugwana. Excellent condition. 22' wide x 28' long framed. Special price in Chicago Theological Seminary's Rald Institute fund raiser through March 31, 2020. View weekdays 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Call (773) 752-8176 for more information.
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    strongItem 17strong - Abstract Fabric Design donated by Seitu Nurullah (a.k.a. Rah-bird). Rare silk, 43 X 42 inches.Artist earned degrees from the School of the Art Institute in Chicago and from the University of Chicago. His work was exhibited at Smart Museum of Art (Univ. of Chicago) and at Rald Institute in 2018 and 2019 and  is on exhibit at ChicagoTheological Seminary now on weekdays 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. through March 31, 2020. Make offer above $5,000. Photograph by Anthony Cole. 
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    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. Beautifully framed edition in current exhibition at Chicago Theological Seminary,span1407 E. 60th St., Chicago, IL 60637, open weekdays9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. through March 31, 2020.Call (773) 752-8176 for details. 
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    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 $100.span 
  45. ITEM

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 7strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;' - 'Je Mange donc je suis' by Robert Pedro Borja. Oil on canvas 24'' X 30''. Borja was a world renowned calligrapher artist from Chicago whose works are collectibles. Purchased in about 2009 by Founder of Rald Institute. Borja will be rememberedspanas a caring, genuine genius who loved community and children in Chicago and whose life, ideas and works will be eternally honored. This painting will be offered in the near future. Inquiries should be directed to Beverly Ann Ross Normand at  (773) 752-8176. Rest in power, Borja! 
  46. ITEM

    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 have been 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. Omar's work was exhibited recently at the Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami Florida. This painting was currently on exhibition at The Chicago Theological Seminary through March 31, 2020, but national Covid-19 crises has interrupted. Call (773) 752-8176 for information.      
  47. ITEM

    strongItem 36strong - Stoneware by the late, great 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
  48. 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. Special framed edition for $175.00 (one hundred seventy-five dollars) instrongstrongRald Institute fund raising exhibition at Chicago Theological Seminary, 1407 E. 60th St, Chicago, IL, weekdays 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. through March 31, 2020. Call (773) 752-8176 for details.strong
  49. strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 56strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;' - 'Herbie Hancock,' rare photo by John Blanton, 1975. Approximate size 18 x 20 inches. Opening bid $10,000.  Increments at least $1,000. to benefit Rald Institute. Blanton is a renowned, retired Chicago photographer who has volunteered and supported Rald Institute and other charities over many years.span
  50. span 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 $40 WITH INCREMENTS OF AT LEAST $10.00.strong span
  51. span style='font-size: 12pt;'Beautiful wearable African Mask obtained through trade by Chicago's renowned African American leather designer, Obry Collins. Mixture of  wood, beads, shells, burlap, dye.  Excellent condition.  Photo by Anthony Cole.  Approximately twelve inches in height.  Open with $7,000. Increments at least $1,000. span 
  52. 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`. Not for Sale.span
  53. ITEM 50

    span style='font-size: 12pt;''Bears' by James Gould. Original Acrylics on canvas. 35 x 23 inches framed. Opening bid $700.00 with increments at least $100. span
  54. 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. spanNot for Sale.span style='font-size: 10pt;'   span
  55. 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='text-transform: uppercase; font-size: 10pt;'“Blue-2” by Jesse Greene who graduated from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Jesse has lived and worked in Paris  and in texas in recent years and has been a donor to Rald for many years. Purchased by Beverly Normand. 12 by 12 inches. acrylics on Canvas. Open bid with $10,000 and increments of at least $1,000.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
  56. strongItem 21strong -  'Terry Ross on Morris Jennings' drums,' photo by Beverly Normand, year 2012. 13 x 19 inches framed. Starting bid $400 with increments of at least $50. Portion of proceeds will establish the Terry Michael Ross Fund at Rald Institute.
  57. ITEM 70

    strong'strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;'Black Pride' sculpture by Sura Dupart, a recent winner of Museum of Science and Industry's Black Creativity Award. Dupart is also a gifted percussionist and leader of 'Side Pocket' group.span     span style='font-size: 12pt;'Serpentine stone 13x712 x 812 inches. Opening bid $15,000. Increments at least $500. span   
  58. ITEM 55

    span 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
  59. ITEM 82

    strong style='font-size: 10pt;'span style='font-size: 10pt;' spanstrongspan style='font-size: 10pt;'strongGORGEOUS ARTIST'S PROOFstrong strongOF 'REVOLUTIONARY,' BY INTERNATIONALLY KNOWN PAINTER, PROFESSOR WADSWORTH JARRELL. span style='font-size: 18pt;'SOLDspanstrongspan
  60. ITEM 26

    'Mill Reflections,' photo by Barbara O'Connor, 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 $20,000 with increments of at least $1000.00.
  61. ITEM 2

    pspan style='font-size: 12pt;''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
  62. 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 $4,000. Increments at least $500.spanstrong style='font-size: 12pt;'span style='font-size: 10pt;'br spanstrongspan style='font-family: 'Times New Roman','serif'; font-size: 12pt;'spanstrong strong
  63. 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 $3,000. with increments of at least $100. Photographed  for Rald Institute by Anthony Cole. span
  64. ITEM 65

    span 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 $15,000.  Increments at least $500. span
  65. 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 $3000. Increments at least $100. Photographed for Rald Institute by John Blanton. All proceeds benefit Rald Institute.span
  66. ITEM 37

    span 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 $100,000. Increments at least $1,000 . Percentage of proceeds will benefit Rald. span
  67. ITEM 43

    span 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 $8,000 and increments of at least $500. All proceeds benefit Rald Institute. span
  68. ITEM 61

    span style='font-size: 12pt;''Abdullah Striding the Keys', by Professor Napoleon Jones Henderson, founding member of AfriCobra.strong SOLDstrongspan
  69. ITEM 72

    span 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 $100. Photographed by Anthony Cole. span
  70. 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 
  71. 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
  72. 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
  73. ITEM 13

    strong style='font-size: 12pt;'Item 13 strongspan style='font-size: 12pt;'-  Not for sale photograph by Lauren Deutsch.span
  74. 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.
  75. 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
  76. 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
  77. 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
  78. 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.
  79. 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
  80. 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
  81. 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.
  82. 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.
  83. 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.
  84. 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
  85. 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
  86. 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.
  87. 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.
  88. ITEM 19

    strongItem 19strong - `Dee Alexander` by Lauren Deutsch.strong NFSstrong
  89. 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.
  90. 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