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"Maya's Quilt of Life," created by Faith Ringgold, was commissioned by Oprah Winfrey and given to Dr. Maya Angelou on her birthday.  The quilt, part of the estate of Dr. Angelou, will be going up for auction this September at Swann Auction Galleries.  The current estimate for the quilt is $150,000 to $200,000.

Click here to learn more about the quilt and auction specifics.

Will you be bidding?

Acrylic on canvas and painted, dyed and pieced fabrics, 1989. 1854x1854 mm; 73x73 inches.



 


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