African American Folk Music (FL): All Around the Maypole

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Family Values by Willie Torbert – October Gallery

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Sax Man by Don Stephens – October Gallery

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Painting the Town Red with Elegance by Frank Morrison – October Gallery

Price:  $235  NOW  $175Painting the Town Red with Eleganceby Frank MorrisonLimited Edition Signed and NumberedLithograph Edition 500Size 22″ x 36″…

Pride and Joy by Albert Fennell – October Gallery

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Still On My Mind by WAK – Kevin A. Williams – October Gallery

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Two Women by James Denmark – October Gallery

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Bull Doggin’ by Henry C. Porter – October Gallery

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Bass Reeves Marshal by Henry C. Porter – October Gallery

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The inaugural edition of Desert X AlUla in Saudi Arabia, an outdoor sculpture exhibition co-curated by Raneem Farsi and…

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Sisters in Dance by Albert Fennell – October Gallery

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Show On by Willie Torbert – October Gallery

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Sitting Ballerina by Henry C. Porter – October Gallery

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