BASQUIAT - hardcover 1st edition book 2005
BASQUIAT - First Edition 2005 book with Marc Mayer as editor. Published by Merrell. ISBN: 1-85894-287-X Hardcover
This book is used but in excellent condition.
Jean-Michel Basquiat ( b.1960 - d.1987) was an American Neo-Expressionist and Street Artist in 1980's NYC. Basquiat catapulted to fame after he & friend created a fake religion then began writing what has been referred to as both "Literary Graffiti" & " Disjointed Street Poetry". More about this artist in our MAY 25 2023 Blog
In 2017, Basquiat became the most expensive American artist ever sold at auction when one of his “Untitled 1982” skull paintings sold for a whopping $110 million at auction.
Topic: Jean-Michel Basquiat
Genre: Art & Culture
Narrative Type : Nonfiction
Original Language: English
Publisher: Merrell Publishers Ltd.
Intended Audience: Adults
Edition: First Edition
Publication Year: 2005
Type: Art book
Author : Mayer, Marc. (Ed)
Features: Dust Jacket
Country/Region of Manufacture: United Kingdom
Provenance: Collected year 2020 in Topanga Canyon, Los Angeles, CA.
Very Good: A book that does not look new and has been read but is in excellent condition. No obvious damage to the cover, with the dust jacket (if applicable) included for hard covers. No missing or damaged pages, no creases or tears, and no underlining/highlighting of text or writing in the margins.