Basquiat – A Portrait
20 Limited Edition Portfolios
  • Published
    October 2017 by NJG.
  • Size
    490mm x 600mm
  • Cover
    Blood red hand-made slipcase, with enamel de-bossed azure blue title insert.
  • Interior box:
    Hand-made Plexi-glass presentation box, museum quality UVA protective, which also becomes a frame 406mm x 508mm.
  • Prints:
    12 prints – 9 silver gelatin, 3 archival pigment dye, each 16” x 20” is stamped, signed and numbered.
  • Pages
    Signed and numbered title page, complete with introduction and contributor biographies.

An unpublished portfolio of 12 photographs of the artist Jean-Michel Basquiat, shot by Richard Corman, June 1984 in his studio at 57 Great Jones Street, NYC. Comprising of 9 silver gelatin and 3 archival pigment dye 16” x 20” prints. Housed in a blood red hand-made slipcase and presented in a nearly invisible Plexi-glass box, which is also a frame. Strictly limited to an edition of 20 portfolios, stamped, signed and numbered by Richard Corman and printer Ruedi Hofmann, Richard Avedon’s master printer, on verso of print.