Flash In Naples
Artwork: Flash In Naples
Size: 168 x 153.4 cm
Medium: Acrylic, oil and oilstick on canvas
Creation year: 1983
Marks: Signed, titled and dated Nov 1983 on the reverse
Category: Paintings
Provenance: The Estate of Jean-Michel Basquiat (acquired directly from the artist by descent); Sotheby's, New York, May 12, 2010, Lot 39 (consigned by the previous); Acquired by the present owner from the previous
Exhibition history: Edinburgh, The Fruitmarket Gallery; London, Institute of Contemporary Arts; and Rotterdam, Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, Jean-Michel Basquiat Paintings 1981 - 1984, August 1984 - March 1985, n.p., illustrated in color; Kyongju, Sonje Museum of Contemporary Art; and Seoul, The National Museum of Contemporary Art, Andy Warhol & Jean-Michel Basquiat, September - November 1991, p. 52, no. 10, illustrated in color Brussels, Galerie Eric van de Weghe, Jean-Michel Basquiat, April - May 1992 Reno, Nevada Museum of Art, Jean-Michel Basquiat: Flash in Naples, 2010

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2017-11-16
Lot Number: 52
Low Estimate: $7000000 [+0%]
High Estimate: $10000000 [-30%]
Hammer Price: $7000000
Sold For: $8131000