Item #28967 New York Beat: Jean-Michel Basquiat in Downtown 81. Jean-Michel Basquiat, And Glenn O'brien.
New York Beat: Jean-Michel Basquiat in Downtown 81.
New York Beat: Jean-Michel Basquiat in Downtown 81.
New York Beat: Jean-Michel Basquiat in Downtown 81.

New York Beat: Jean-Michel Basquiat in Downtown 81.

Tokyo: Petit Grand Publishing, Inc., 2001. First edition. Quarto. This copy INSCRIBED by Glenn O'Brien to half-title page. Handsome publication documenting the production of Downtown 81, director Edo Bertoglio's vibrant depiction of New York's Downtown scene, featuring Jean-Michel Basquiat as semi-biographical protagonist. With text by Glenn O'Brien and photographs by Bertoglio and Fiorucci stylist Maripol. Verso of jacket forms a striking vertical poster featuring Basquiat's portrait. Contents: 112 pages; illustrated throughout after photographs, mostly color. Text in both English and Japanese. Minor abrasion to papered boards, as typical, else a near fine copy in fine jacket, with publisher's printed obi.

Item #28967

Price: $750.00