Basquiat's Last Rights offers $200,000 opportunity for collectors

Yes, it is possible to own a Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960-1988) artwork without spending millions. Last Rights/AM Nightime 1981 is coming to the second day of Clars Auction Gallery's September 7-8 sale in Oakland, California with a $200,000 high estimate.  

Bought from the artist in 1981 or 1982, this will be the third time the acrylic, spray paint and oil paint stick on canvas has changed hands since then.

Basquiat Last Rights
Last Rights/AM Nightime - one Basquiat that won’t trouble the artist's world record

The market for Jean-Michel Basquiat's artwork is hot.

Basquiat's Dustheads broke the world record for his work with a $48.8m showing at Christie's May 2013 auction in New York.

The world record for Basquiat's work was broken twice in 2012.

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