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Basquiat "A-One" Single Deck
Both functional and expressive, this skateboard deck can be used for skating or displaying on your wall. The board is constructed with high-quality recycled maple wood.
• 7-ply of 100% North American Maple, bonded with Epoxy Resin
• Stronger than the industry standard 7-ply construction
• Longer deck life, holds “pop” longer
• Individually pressed to ensure every deck is exactly the same
• Every deck is held in a climate-controlled curing room to ensure no warpage
• Graphics utilize the multi-media aspects in the artwork, with both single level and raised ink areas
• Every deck made contributes towards the National Forest Foundation tree planting program
• Each board measures 8x36 in. (20.3x91.4 cm)
About the artwork: Jean-Michel Basquiat paid tribute to the legendary New York graffiti artist A-One in Portrait of A-One A.K.A. Kings. Out of respect for his friend, Basquiat bestowed a crown on him, the symbol for a master graffiti artist.
Portrait of A-One A.K.A. King, 1982
© Estate of Jean-Michel Basquiat
Licensed by Artestar, New York