contains 14 stunning “gotta have” photographic prints by documentary and fine-art photographer Sonia Katchian, that every art connoisseur and Muhammad Ali fan will want to own. Only 50 sets of The ALI Folio™ will be printed. The archival pigment prints have tonalities previously unattainable in the traditional silver gelatin process. It is a joy to be able to produce this edition the way the images were meant to be seen. Fourteen photographs plus Prologue are printed on heavy watercolor paper using the latest scanning and pigment-ink technologies. The oversized prints are on 24” X 30,” 425gsm, paper by Crane’s® using Ultrachrome K3 inks for the ultimate in archival longevity.
Studio photo by TCC Photo
can proudly say that with proper handling and storage, these
prints are guaranteed to be stable for a minimum of 100-200
years. The prints of Muhammad Ali can be kept safely in their
box to be viewed on special occasions, or they can be framed
and used as a kind of ‘rotating gallery’ of Ali
photos for you and your friends to enjoy for years to come.
box is a work of art in itself. It has been carefully handcrafted
for us by California artisan Don Drake of Dreaming Mind, using all-natural materials
such as buffered wheat-paste glue to ensure pH neutrality for several lifetimes.
The box is covered in an elegant Belgian linen, and the inset
on the cover shows a photo of the young Ali in Zaire, the
title and a facsimile of Ali’s signature-- all printed
The ALI Folio™ is being made available on
a tiered-pricing formula as follows:
Folios 1 – 3:
$9000 SOLD OUT
Folios 4 – 6:
Folios 7 – 9: $16,500 and so on.
Keeping in mind that, sold individually, Sonia Katchian’s
photos have an established sales price of $2200 at this size, tiered pricing
makes this a very attractive investment. If you have an interest
in owning this set, or gifting it, do not hesitate, buy now before
the price goes up! A Certificate of Authenticity ensures your investment’s
value into future generations, and will be sent to you separately.
All major credit cards are accepted.
15% of the selling price of each Folio goes to the following important
Stone Center for Black Culture at UNC
Civil Rights Center & Museum
The Hayti Heritage
Individual print sales are available through our main website below.
(NOTE: 24" X 30" prints only available as part of the limited-edition The ALI Folio™)
Sonia’s main website for print prices: How to order
Shipping and Handling
All orders are shipped & insured via FedEx (individual prints are sent in protected, sturdy tubes). Shipping rates vary according to destination.
Please allow 3 weeks for delivery; 6 weeks for overseas delivery.