14 May 2003
Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960-1988)
signed, titled and dated 'Jean-Michel Basquiat SANTO #1. '82' (on the reverse)
oil, acrylic, colored crayons on paper mounted on canvas and exposed wooden support
36 x 36 in. (91.5 x 91.5 cm.)
Painted in 1982.
Gagosian Gallery, Los Angeles
Stéphane Janssen, Arizona
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R.D. Marshall and J.L. Prat, Jean-Michel Basquiat, vol. II, Paris, 1996, p. 76, no. 7 (illustrated in color).
R.D. Marshall and J.L. Prat, Jean-Michel Basquiat, vol. III, Paris, 2000, p. 124, no. 7 (illustrated in color).
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