New York, New York
Artwork: New York, New York
Size: 128.4 x 226.2 cm
Medium: Acrylic, oilstick, spray paint, silver spray paint and paper collage on canvas
Creation year: 1981
Marks: Signed SAMO© and dated New York 1981 on the reverse
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Emilio Mazzoli Gallery, Modena; Acquired from the previous by the present owner in 1981
Exhibition history: Modena, Galleria d'Arte Emilio Mazzoli, SAMO, May 1981; Rome, Chiostro del Bramante, Jean-Michel Basquiat: Dipinti, January - March 2002, pp. 66-67, illustrated in colour; Milan, Fondazione La Triennale di Milano, The Jean-Michel Basquiat Show, September 2006 - January 2007, pp. 196-97, no. 69, illustrated in colour; Monza, Villa Reale, Gli anni 80: Il Trionfo della Pittura. Da Schifano a Basquiat, October 2009 - February 2010, pp. 112-13, illustrated in colour; Modena, MATA, The Mannequin of History: Art After Fabrications of Critique and Culture, September 2015 - January 2016, n.p., no. 5, illustrated in colour; Milan, MUDEC - Museo delle Culture, Jean-Michel Basquiat, October 2016 - February 2017, p. 61, illustrated in colour

Sotheby's London

Date: 2018-06-26
Lot Number: 19