Black and white poster with a photograph of Muhammad Ali and Pelé

Image for Black and white poster with a photograph of Muhammad Ali and Pelé
Created by
Unidentified
Subject of
Ali, Muhammad, American, 1942 - 2016
Pelé, Brazilian, born 1940
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 33 x 24 in. (83.8 x 61 cm)
Type
posters
Place depicted
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date
2000
Description
A poster featuring a pixelated image of Muhammad Ali and Pelé embracing after Pelé's final soccer match in 1977. Ali signed, dated, and wrote an aphorism at the bottom of the poster.
Topic
African American
Athletes
Boxing
Soccer
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2011.153.2
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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