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    Sale 1999

    Post -War And Contemporary Art Afternoon Session

    14 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 461

    Jean Michel Basquiat (1960-1988)

    59 Cents (2 For a Dollar)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Jean Michel Basquiat (1960-1988)
    59 Cents (2 For a Dollar)
    signed twice, titled and dated '"2 FOR A DOLLAR" Jean Michel Basquiat 1983' (on the reverse)
    oil on two attached canvases
    36 x 48 in. (91.4 x 121.9 cm.)
    Painted in 1983.


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    Provenance

    Acquired from the artist
    Galerie Marc Jancou, Zurich


    Literature

    Galerie Enrico Navarra, et al, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Paris, 2000, p. 164 (illustrated).