This collection of paintings by the celebrated artist Jean-Michel Basquiat focuses on the deep psychological and spiritual terrain of the American South. Born in Brooklyn to a Haitian father and Puerto-Rican mother, Jean-Michel Basquiat was deeply interested in Afro-Atlantic culture and he drew upon his heritage in many of his highly acclaimed paintings. This book looks closely--for the first time--at Basquiat's southern-themed paintings.

Basquiat and the Bayou 2014, Prestel Publishing, Munich

ISBN-13: 9783791354040

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