SF: Black Panther Party Ministry of Information.. 20 1/2x13 3/4 inches, 52x35 cm. Offset printed in black and gray on heavy stock. Light foxing overall with some tanning to the edges, else a very good, fresh example. Item #47358
Douglas was the primary illustrator and artist for the Black Panther Party, serving as its Minister of Culture from the group's inception in 1967 through its disbanding in the 1980s. His illustrations ran frequently in the Black Panther newspaper and he also designed many posters for the group. This image first appeared in the Black Panther newspaper on November 8, 1969 and on the cover of 'Black Panther: Revolutionary Art of Emory Douglas' and in variant form of page 222 of said book.