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98. Kara Walker: Lithographs for Porgy & Bess
Arion Press’s ninety-eighth publication, Porgy & Bess, is the opera libretto by DuBose Heyward and Ira Gershwin, illustrated by Kara Walker. This artist book is the occasion for Walker’s first series of lithographs. The book contains 16 lithographs, with another four images not in the book available separately in a portfolio.
Read Kara Walker's Artist's Statement about Porgy & Bess.
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PRINTS IN THE BOOK
To order the portfolio and/or book, you may use the "Reserve" form below. The price of the book, edition of 400 numbered and signed copies, is $1,750. The suite of four lithographs, edition of 40, numbered and signed, is $11,750 with book.
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