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Notebook related to SAMO© Graffiti, 1978 September-1979 January

Notebook related to SAMO© Graffiti, 1978 September-1979 January

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Creator: Basquiat, Jean-Michel, 1960-1988 Dawson, Shannon Diaz, Al SAMO© Graffiti
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Date: 1978 September-1979 January
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Description:
The notebook lacks its front cover; the back cover is torn and covered with a SAMO© graffiti tag.
Multiple blank pages interspersed. Pagination reflects pages with content only. Blanks not digitized.
Abstract:
A notebook with writing and drawings by Jean-Michel Basquiat and Shannon Dawson, probably begun while students at City-As-School High School in New York City, and others associated with SAMO© Graffiti, probably including Al Diaz, September 1978-January 1979. Writings include political and poetic aphorisms, song lyrics, and stream of consciousness observations. Sketches include figures and psychedelic drawings.
Physical Description:
1 v. (circa 120 p.) : ill.
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24.2 x 17.0 cm.
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Psyche and Muse: Creative Entanglements with the Science of the Soul
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High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 2110587
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