Lot of 2 Jean Michel Basquiat N York Art Painting. EACH PAINTING Approx Painting Measurements: 8 1/2 x 5 inches. Original Mixed Media Hand Painting. --------------These paintings created on genuine,age correct, pages from Grey's anatomy,which was Basquiat's favourite book and influenced many of his paintings.---------Great Collector Investment Piece.It is being sold in the manner or style of the artist.Without formal provenance authenticity attribution or documents. Provenance: W. N. York Private Collector. This painting has been in the same collector for many years. Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960 - 1988) is an icon for American artistic genius. Very important and highly collected artist. JMB was born on December 22, 1960, in Brooklyn, New York. He first attracted attention for his graffiti under the name "SAMO" in New York City. He sold sweatshirts and postcards featuring his artwork on the streets before his painting career took off. He collaborated with Andy Warhol in the mid-1980s, which resulted in a show of their work. Basquiat died on August 12, 1988, in New York City.