This XXL-sized monograph gathers Basquiat’s major works in pristine reproduction. | Texts by editor Hans Werner Holzwarth and curator and art historian Eleanor Nairne introduce us to a legend synonymous with 1980s New York.
Hardcover: 504 pages
Publisher: Phaidon Press (October 24, 2019)
Product Dimensions: 17 x 4.3 x 22 inches
Shipping Weight: 19.2 pounds
Published to coincide with the 40th anniversary of the band’s formation, the book draws on handwritten letters, never-before-seen photographs of the band, iconic album artwork, and a range of ephemera from concert tickets to fanzines.
Tonne Goodman has been the fashion director of Vogue since 1999. Her career took her from The Costume Institute at The Metropolitan Museum of Art (as special assistant to Diane Vreeland), the New York Times Magazine, Life, Calvin Klein & Harper’s Bazaar.
Format: Board Book
Size: 203 x 203 mm (8 x 8 in)
Pages: 16 pp
Illustrations: 16 illustrations
Phaidon is the premier global publisher of the creative arts with over 1,500 titles in print. We work with the world's most influential artists, chefs, writers and thinkers to produce innovative books on art, photography, design, archite
ABOUT THE AUTHOR | Sabine Arqué is a photo researcher, editor, and author. She has collaborated on numerous publications on the themes of travel, the history of tourism, photochromes, and photography.