Contemporary Art Evening Auction

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Black / Jazz: Property from the Collection of Enrico Navarra

JEAN-MICHEL BASQUIAT | BLACK

Auction Closed

October 29, 12:08 AM GMT

Estimate

4,000,000 - 6,000,000 USD

Lot Details

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Black / Jazz: Property from the Collection of Enrico Navarra

JEAN-MICHEL BASQUIAT

1960 - 1988

BLACK


titled; signed, titled and dated 86 on the reverse

acrylic, oil, graphite, crayon and Xerox on wood 

49 ¾ by 36 ½ by 11 ½ in. 126.4 by 92.7 by 29.2 cm.

Galerie Bruno Bischofberger, Zurich

Akira Ikeda Gallery, Nagoya (acquired from the above)

Acquired by the present owner from the above in March 1996

Exh. Cat., New York, Whitney Museum of American Art, Jean-Michel Basquiat, 1992, p. 210, illustrated in color

Richard D. Marshall and Jean-Louis Prat, Jean-Michel Basquiat, 1st Ed., Vol. I, Paris 1996, p. 270, illustrated in color, and p. 395 (text)

Richard D. Marshall and Jean-Louis Prat, Jean-Michel Basquiat, 2nd Ed., Vol. I, Paris 1996, p. 318, illustrated in color, and p. 401 (text)

Exh. Cat., New York, Tony Shafrazi Gallery, Jean-Michel Basquiat, 1999, p. 265, illustrated in color 

Richard D. Marshall and Jean-Louis Prat, Jean-Michel Basquiat, 3rd Ed., Vol. I, Paris 2000, p. 320, illustrated in color, and illustrated in color on the slipcase (detail)

Richard D. Marshall and Jean-Louis Prat, Jean-Michel Basquiat, 3rd Ed., Vol. II, Paris 2000, p. 248, no. 1, illustrated in color, and p. 249 (text), and illustrated in color on the slipcase (detail)

Olivier Sultan, Les Afriques: 36 Artistes Contemporains, Paris 2004, p. 24 (text)

Valerio Terraroli, Art of the Twentieth Century: Neo-Avant-gardes, Postmodern and Global Art, 1969-1999, New York 2009, p. 321, illustrated

Eric Fretz, Jean-Michel Basquiat: A Biography, Santa Barbara 2010, p. 150 (text)

Alison Levasseur, “Drake Curates Music for a Private Art Sale at Sotheby’s,” Architectural Digest, 30 April 2015, illustrated in color (online)

James Tarmy, “Do You Have the Same Artistic Taste as Drake?,” Bloomberg, 21 May 2015, illustrated in color (online)

Flavia Annechini, “Jean-Michel Basquiat al MUDEC,” Darsmagazine, 3 November 2016, illustrated in color (in installation at MUDEC, 2016) (online)

Fred Hoffman, The Art of Jean-Michel Basquiat, New York 2017, p. 6, illustrated in color, and p. 243 (text)

Exh. Cat., São Paulo, Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil, Jean-Michel Basquiat: Obras de Coleçãu Mugrabi, 2018, p. 147, illustrated in color