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Lot 1077
Jean-Michel Basquiat (American, 1960-1988). "Piscine Versus the Best Hotels". Color offset lithograph. 1982. Printed 1984. Signed in black marker, lower right. Edition unknown, presumed very small. Very light cream wove paper. Wide margins. Fine impression. Very good to fine condition. Overall size: 7 1/8 x 8 1/4 in. (181 x 210 mm). Scarce, rare signed, and seldom seen. No auction records located. Issued for the opening night exhibition of "Jean Michel Basquiat – Paintings, 1981-1984" at the Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland (the exhibition ran from August 11th to September 23rd, 1984). Apparently there were very small quantities of this lithograph printed for distribution at the event and they went quickly. Published by The Fruitmarket Gallery. Printed in the Netherlands by Lecturis bv. This work was titled "The Hotel and the Piscine" at the exhibition. Image copyright © The Estate of Jean-Michel Basquiat/ADAGP, Paris; ARS, New York. [28983-1-600]

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1077: JEAN-MICHEL BASQUIAT - Piscine Versus the Best

Estimate $800 - $1,000Jan 27, 2018