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Jean-Michel Basquiat
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JEAN-MICHEL BASQUIAT - "ALL COLORED CAST"

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Porcelain plate - "ALL COLORED CAST"
Limoges porcelain
Comes in two sizes :
Medium - Diameter : 21cm/8.26in
Made in France
Comes in a BLUE gift box

Jean-Michel Basquiat

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 his subjects from his own Caribbean heritage—his father was Haitian and his mother of Puerto Rican descent—and a convergence of African-American, African, and Aztec cultural histories with Classical themes and contemporary heroes like athletes and musicians. Often associated with Neo-expressionism, Basquiat received massive acclaim in only a few short years, showing alongside artists like Julian Schnabel, David Salle, and Francesco Clemente. In 1983, he met Andy Warhol, who would come to be a mentor and idol. The two collaborated on a series of paintings before Warhol’s death in 1987, followed by Basquiat’s own untimely passing a year later.

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Ligne Blanche

Established in 2007, Ligne Blanche Paris showed another side of the world, where contemporary art and lifestyle are unified. The brand offers a variety of products including perfumed candles, porcelains, and sweets, all fused with renowned art pieces that will captivate the attention of art lovers around the world.

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