Jean-Michel Basquiat's "Saxaphone" at Sotheby's

Wednesday, November 2, 2022
Jean-Michel Basquiat's "Saxaphone" at Sotheby's

Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960-1988) Saxaphone signed, titled Saxaphone and dated 86' (on the reverse) acrylic and oilstick on canvas 66 by 60 in. 167.6 by 152.4 cm. Executed in 1986.

Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960-1988)
Saxaphone
signed, titled Saxaphone and dated 86' (on the reverse)
acrylic and oilstick on canvas
66 by 60 in.
167.6 by 152.4 cm.
Executed in 1986.

Estimate: 12,000,000 - 18,000,000 USD

Auction Date: November 16, 2022

Provenance

Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg
Private Collection, Brussels 
Christie’s London, 24 June 1993, lot 103 
Private Collection, New York 
Sotheby’s New York, 19 November 1997, lot 55 (consigned by the above) 
Private Collection (acquired from the above sale) 
Sotheby’s London, 26 June 2012, lot 20 (consigned by the above) 
Private Collection (acquired from the above sale)
Acquired from the above by the present owner

 

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