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Basquiat, Jean-Michel
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Basquiat, Jean-Michel
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About the object

Flesh and Spirit
US
NY, US
US

medium

Oil stick, gesso, acrylic and paper on canvas

creator

Basquiat, Jean-Michel

condition

This work is in excellent condition. Please contact the Contemporary Art Department at +1 (212) 606-7254 for the report prepared by Terrence Mahon. The work is unframed. In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

dimensions

2 panels, each: 72 1/2 by 145 in. 184.2 by 368.3 cm.

exhibition

New York, Tony Shafrazi Gallery, CHAMPIONS, January - February 1983, p. 19, no. 19, illustrated Acireale, Palazzo di Città; Rome, Regione Lazio Centro Culturale Cembalo Borghese, Palazzo Borghese; Ferrara, Gallerie Civiche d'Arte Moderna Palazzo dei Diamanti; and Malo, Museo laboratorio Casablanca, La Scuola di Atene: Il Sistema Dell'Arte, December 1983 - April 1984, p. 28, illustrated

literature

Richard D. Marshall and Jean-Louis Prat, Jean-Michel Basquiat, 2nd Ed., Vol. II, Paris, 1996, p. 104, no. 2, illustrated in color Tony Shafrazi, Jeffrey Deitch, Richard D. Marshall, et. al., Jean-Michel Basquiat, New York, 1999, p. 183, illustrated in color Richard D. Marshall and Jean-Louis Prat, Jean-Michel Basquiat, 3rd Ed., Vol. II, Paris, 2000, p. 166, no. 2, illustrated in color Exh. Cat., Basel, Foundation Beyeler (and travelling), Basquiat, 2010, p. XX, no. 17, illustrated in color (Basel); p. XXIV, no. III.17, illustrated in color (Paris)

provenance

Tony Shafrazi Gallery, New York Dolores Ormandy Neumann, New York (acquired from the above in January 1983) Thence by descent to the present owners

artist_range_end

1988

artist_range_start

1960

consignmentDesignation

Property from the Estate of Dolores Ormandy Neumann

creator_nationality_dates

1960 - 1988


*Note that the price is not recalculated to the current value, but refers to the actual final price at the time the product was sold.

*Note that the price is not recalculated to the current value, but refers to the actual final price at the time the product was sold.


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