Sotheby's At Large

Happy Birthday, President Obama!

Born on this day in 1961 in Honolulu, Hawaii, President Barack Obama is celebrating his 55th birthday. In honor of his special day, Sotheby’s examined some of the best Obama-inspired art sold at Sotheby's, from Shepard Fairey’s iconic “HOPE” campaign poster, to an arresting black and white portrait by Mark Seliger. Click through the slideshow – and don’t forget to wish him a happy birthday! – Stephanie Sporn