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Jean-Michel Basquiat

Famous Negro Athletes

Auction Closed

March 12, 07:38 PM GMT


80,000 - 120,000 USD

Lot Details


Jean-Michel Basquiat

1960 - 1988

Famous Negro Athletes 

marker on paper

7¾ by 11¾ in. 19.7 by 29.8 cm.

framed: 16¼ by 19¾ in. 41.3 by 50.2 cm.

signed with the artist's intitials and dated 81 on the reverse

This work is accompanied by a copy of the original certificate of authenticity issued by the authentication committee of the Estate of Jean-Michel Basquiat, and a portion of the original certificate. 

Private Collection, New York
Private Collection, Asia (acquired from the above circa 1995)
Acquired from the above by the present owner