Jean-Michel Basquiat, ‘Untitled (Insect Order)’, circa 1982-1983, Phillips
Jean-Michel Basquiat, ‘Untitled (Insect Order)’, circa 1982-1983, Phillips
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Untitled (Insect Order), circa 1982-1983

Graphite on paper
30 × 22 2/5 in
76.2 × 56.8 cm
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To Repel Ghosts: Important Works by Jean-Michel Basquiat from the Collection of Matt Dike

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To Repel Ghosts: Important Works by Jean-Michel Basquiat from the Collection of Matt Dike

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“The way he would hold a pencil…He wouldn’t hold it in a formal way. He would stick it through the fourth finger…so that when he drew, the pencil would just kind of slip out of his hand. He’d let it go that …

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Jean-Michel Basquiat
American, 1960–1988
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A poet, musician, and graffiti prodigy in late-1970s New York, Jean-Michel Basquiat had honed his …

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A poet, musician, and graffiti prodigy in late-1970s New York, Jean-Michel Basquiat had honed his signature painting style of obsessive scribbling, elusive symbols and diagrams, and mask-and-skull imagery by the time he was 20. “I don’t think about art while I work,” he once said. “I think about life.” Basquiat drew …

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Jean-Michel Basquiat, ‘Untitled (Insect Order)’, circa 1982-1983, Phillips
Jean-Michel Basquiat, ‘Untitled (Insect Order)’, circa 1982-1983, Phillips
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To Repel Ghosts: Important Works by Jean-Michel Basquiat from the Collection of Matt Dike

From the …

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To Repel Ghosts: Important Works by Jean-Michel Basquiat from the Collection of Matt Dike

From the Catalogue:
“The way he would hold a pencil…He wouldn’t hold it in a formal way. He would stick it through the fourth finger…so that when he drew, the pencil would just kind of slip out of his hand. He’d let it go that …

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Jean-Michel Basquiat
American, 1960–1988
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A poet, musician, and graffiti prodigy in late-1970s New York, Jean-Michel Basquiat had honed his …

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A poet, musician, and graffiti prodigy in late-1970s New York, Jean-Michel Basquiat had honed his signature painting style of obsessive scribbling, elusive symbols and diagrams, and mask-and-skull imagery by the time he was 20. “I don’t think about art while I work,” he once said. “I think about life.” Basquiat drew …

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Untitled (Insect Order), circa 1982-1983

Graphite on paper
30 × 22 2/5 in
76.2 × 56.8 cm
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