Auction Closed

June 30, 01:51 AM GMT


2,000,000 - 3,000,000 USD

Lot Details



1960 - 1988


signed and dated 1983 on the reverse 

silkscreen ink on canvas

57 ⅝ by 75 ½ in. 146.4 by 191.8 cm.

Executed in 1983, this work is from an edition of 10 plus 2 artist's proofs, published by New City Editions, Venice, CA. 

Please note this lot is subject to an irrevocable bid.

Barbara Gladstone Gallery, New York

Private Collection

Christie's New York, 16 November 2001, Lot 453

Acquired by the present owner from the above sale

Exh. Cat., New York, Museum of Modern Art, An International Survey of Recent Painting and Sculpture, May - August 1984, p. 48, illustrated (edition no. unknown)

Tamra Davis, Jean-Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child, film with color, 2010, 1:35 and 2:57

Fred Hoffman, Ed., The Art of Jean-Michel Basquiat, New York 2017, illustrated in color (detail) (back cover), p. 32, illustrated in color, pp. 36-37, illustrated in color (detail) and p. 243 (text) 

Venice, West Beach Café, Jean-Michel Basquiat, 1983 (edition no. unknown)

New York, Vrej Baghoomian Gallery, Jean-Michel Basquiat, October - November 1989, no. 68, illustrated (edition no. unknown)

Marseille, Musée Cantini, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Une Rétrospective, July - September 1992, p. 87, illustrated (edition no. unknown)

New York, Robert Miller Gallery, Jean-Michel Basquiat: Works in Black & White, November 1994 - January 1995 (edition no. unknown)

New York, Tony Shafrazi Gallery, Jean-Michel Basquiat: A Tribute, September - November 1996, p. 174, illustrated (edition no. unknown)

New York, Robert Miller Gallery, Black and Blue, June - July 2006 (edition no. unknown)

Bonn, Bundekunsthalle, Ménage à trois: Warhol, Basquiat, Clemente, Feburary - May 2012 (edition no. unknown)