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Private Collection 19"x16" (Attrib.) With Attrib Certificate Authenticity & Provenance 1960 - 1988 was an American artist. Born in Brooklyn to a Haitian father and Puerto Rican mother, Basquiat first achieved notoriety as part of SAMO, an informal graffiti duo who wrote enigmatic epigrams in the cultural hotbed of the Lower East Side of Manhattan during the late 1970s where the hip hop, post-punk, and street art movements had coalesced. By the 1980s, he was exhibiting his neo-expressionist paintings in galleries and museums internationally. The Whitney Museum of American Art held a retrospective of his art in 1992.(Condition Good)

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Condition Good

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Jean-Michel Basquia Oil on board

Estimate $4,000 - $8,000May 04, 2017
Starting Bid $1,000
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HIALEAH GARDENS , FL, USA
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