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Basquiat "Hollywood Africans" Unisex Hoodie

$ 275

This graphic printed hoodie is designed in a loose oversized fit. This style features a drop-shoulder, printed lined hood, and front pouch. Basquiat's artwork, Hollywood Africans, is printed all over this hoodie.

  • 80% Cotton/20% Polyester medium-weight fleece
  • Generous fit
  • Printed lined hood
  • Ribbing at cuffs
  • Machine wash cold, wash inside out. Lay flat to dry. Do not iron design.

About the artwork: Jean-Michel Basquiat created this work during a trip to Los Angeles on the occasion of his solo exhibition, Hollywood Africans includes a self-portrait of Basquiat as well as portraits of his friends, the artists Rammellzee and Toxic, who were traveling with him. Basquiat referred to the three as African-Americans in Hollywood and included references to the film industry with its stereotypes of Black characters and limited roles for Black actors. 

Image: Hollywood Africans, 1983
© Estate of Jean-Michel Basquiat
Licensed by Artestar, New York

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