Painting CIRCA - JEAN-MICHEL BASQUIAT$1,135,000
For Sale Painting CIRCA by Artist painter Jean-Michel Basquiat December 22, 1960 – August 12, 1988) was an American artist of Haitian and Puerto Rican descent. Basquiat first achieved fame 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 rap, punk, and street art coalesced into early hip-hop music culture.
On May 18, 2017, at a Sotheby's auction, a 1982 painting by Basquiat depicting a black skull with red and black rivulets (Untitled) set a new record high for any American artist at auction, selling for $110.5 million.
Acrylic on Paper
19 1/2 inches x 14 Inches
Exhibition: Emmerich Gallery New York 1982