'Giants: Willie Mays' by Futura, 2021
Collab. with Topps Project 70 (more details below).
2.5 x 3.5 Inches (card)
2.9 x 4.3 Inches (encased)
4.3 x 5.7 Inches (packaging)
Premium 130pt thick, glossy Topps baseball card #114 encased in protective plastic display.
Based on the original; redesigned by Futura.
Limited Edition run of 2,209 (Sold Out).
Comes new in original packaging.
Holographic Logo security feature on card backs.
ABOUT THE ART
Topps Project 70
Founded in 1938 as a chewing gum company, Topps released their first baseball card set in 1951. Now seven decades later, artists and creatives around the globe are revisiting and reimagining 70 years of iconic baseball card designs, each selecting their own MLB players and Topps designs to craft a unique story.
FUTURA (Leonard Hilton McGurr) is a Graffiti Artist best known for his Abstract approach to Street Art. Born in New York, he began painting on the subway system as a teenager in the early 1970s. In the 1980s, he began to work on canvas, and exhibited along with American artists Keith Haring, Jean-Michel Basquiat, and Kenny Scharf.