Contemporary Day Auction

Contemporary Day Auction

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Auction Closed

November 17, 10:15 PM GMT


800,000 - 1,200,000 USD

Lot Details


Keith Haring

1958 - 1990


signed Keith Haring twice and dated 1983 twice; signed by Kermit Oswald (on the reverse)

enamel on carved wood

69⅜ by 70⅝ by 2⅜ in.

176.2 by 179.4 by 6 cm.

Executed in 1983.

Please note this work has been promised for inclusion in the forthcoming 2023 exhibition Keith Haring: Art Is For Everybody at the Broad in Los Angeles.

Tony Shafrazi Gallery, New York

Anne Plumb Gallery, New York

Acquired from the above circa 1985 by the present owner

Exh. Cat., Castello di Rivoli, Museo d'arte contemporanea (and travelling), Keith Haring, 1994-1995, p. 113, illustrated in color
New York, Tony Shafrazi Gallery, Keith Haring: Into 1984, 1983
New York, Queens Museum; Normal, Illinois State University, University Galleries; Tampa Museum of Art, Future Primeval, 1990-1991, no. 69, p. 69, illustrated in color
Musée d'Art moderne de la Ville de Paris; San Francisco, de Young Museum; Munich, Kunsthalle der Hypo-Kulturstiftung; Kunsthal Rotterdam, Keith Haring: The Political Line, 2013-2015, no. 120, p. 237, illustrated in color; no. 140, p. 181, illustrated in color (San Francisco)
Vienna, Albertina Museum, Keith Haring. The Alphabet, 2018
Melbourne, National Gallery of Victoria, Keith Haring | Jean-Michel Basquiat Crossing Lines, 2019-2020, p. 223, illustrated in color
Fort Lauderdale, NSU Art Museum, Confrontation: Keith Haring and Pierre Alechinsky, 2022