March 21, 2019 10:00 AM PDT Gallery


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Keith Haring (1958-1990) United Nations Artwork

Framed Keith Haring (1958-1990) artwork and memorabilia comprising (from top): 1) United Nations brochure signed and dated by Haring as well as figures done in black marker, 2) button, "Radiant Baby", 3) Signed and dated in black ink an envelope, United Nations International Youth Year, 4) Two Haring figural buttons, 5) Folded white note card signed and dated by Haring having a figural drawing, in black marker,  accenting the WFUNA stamp. Also includes original 1990 NY Times obituary and a NY Times review of Keith Haring. Dimensions: (top brochure) 4.75"h x 7.5"w, (button) 1" diameter, (stamped envelope) 3.62"h x 6.5"w, (button) 1" diameter, (bottom card) 4.5"h x 7.5"w, (overall) 21.12"h x 12.5"w. Provenance: Owner's father worked at United Nations and was involved with "Year of the Child". Born in Pennsylvania, Haring became a leading artist in the 20th century contemporary art scene. He also began experimenting with graffiti and puzzle like pieces. He also devoted much of his life to public spaces. Processing and shipping within the continental U.S. $50.00 plus 1.5% replacement cost insurance.

Condition:

Very good. Did not examine out of frame. Witherells strives to provide as much information and photographs as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Condition statements are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Witherells. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions. 

Estimate: $5,000 - $10,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$3,175
03/21/2019

 

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