Category: October Gallery In The News

Swan Auction House Gets Record Price – CHARLES WHITE “Frederick Douglass Lives Again” for client of October Gallery.

Sale 2156 Lot 26 October 7, 2008 CHARLES WHITE (1918 – 1979) Frederick Douglass Lives Again (The Ghost of Frederick Douglass). Pen and ink over pencil on illustration board, 1949. 508×762 mm; 20×30 inches....

COLLECTING CONNECTIONS Younger African Americans are finding value in acquiring “legacy pieces” by black artists.

By Dwayne Campbell INQUIRER STAFF WRITER POSTED: December 17, 2006 Saniah Johnson hopped from booth to booth at the 21st annual Philadelphia International Art Expo last month, taking in the plethora of paintings, sketches,...

A brush with a star at art expo in Phila. Billy Dee Williams was the featured guest at a show that allows visitors to rub elbows with black artists.

By Mari A. Schaefer INQUIRER STAFF WRITER POSTED: November 12, 2006 With all the camera phones, video recorders, and people lining up for autographs, it was easy to tell there was a celebrity in...