John Lewis Full Size Art Print
Full size art reproductions are printed from 1-to-1 digital images on museum quality, premium, archival matte paper. Like the portraits, the prints measure 30" x 36" not including the 2" margin that facilitates matting and framing. The artist, Robert Shetterly, will sign each of these prints.
As a young man I tasted the bitter fruits of segregation and racial discrimination, and I didn’t like it. I used to ask my parents, my grandparents, and my great grandparents, ‘Why segregation? Why racial discrimination?’ And they would say, ‘That’s the way it is. Don’t get in trouble…’ But when I heard the words of Dr. King, I knew then that I could strike a blow against segregation and racial discrimination, and I decided to get in trouble. I decided to get in the way. But it was good trouble, necessary trouble. Democracy is not a state. It is an act..