To coincide with Michael Jordan’s induction into the Hall of Fame Upper Deck Authenticated unveils the Michael Jordan Hall of Fame Tribute Print Series from artist Shepard Fairey. The series consists of three prints designed by Shepard Fairey, one containing a head shot of Jordan, another showing MJ in his North Carolina Tar Heels uniform and the final one showing Jordan in his Bulls uniform.
On Thursday, September 17th, 2009 26” x 36” silk-screened master prints signed by both Jordan and Fairey will go on sale for $4,499.99. Each 26″ x 36″ print is limited to a total of 50 pieces. For anyone who purchases the three-part master print series, they will receive the same edition number in the limited-to-50 series for each print (UNC, Bulls and the HOF induction). Additionally, on September 17th the three-part sets signed by just Fairey himself will go on sale. These also measure 26” x 36” and are limited to 123 a piece. Retail price for the prints signed by Fairey only will go on sale for $1,349.99.
If those numbers are out of your price range dont worry cause there are some cheaper versions which will follow the initial release. On September 22nd, individual versions of the dual-signed master prints will go on sale for $1,499.99 each, with the Fairey-only signed versions also being made available for $499.99 apiece. Lastly, on Tuesday, September 29th, an 18” x 24” Fairey-signed print that’s limited to 523 will be made available. Complete sets of the three single-signed, 18? x 24? prints will retail for $215.99 each with individual pieces listed for $79.99.
For info on purchasing the prints you can visit Obeygiant.com.