Posted in music on February 14, 2008

"An $8 million painting by Jean-Michel Basquiat has been located in a Manhattan warehouse after apparently being smuggled out of Brazil, federal prosecutors said." [Yahoo]

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Tags: art, Basquiat, theft

Comments (14)

How can we be sure it's not just a very good reproduction made by a retarded 5 year old?

Posted by Anonymous | February 14, 2008 11:15 AM

That is the $8 million question.

Posted by Renee | February 14, 2008 11:33 AM

11:15 -- maybe in a year you could tell us...

Posted by Anonymous | February 14, 2008 11:36 AM

11:15

idiot.
"anyone can do it" huh?

Posted by Anonymous | February 14, 2008 3:04 PM

No Basquiat was talented! TALENTED!

Posted by Anonymous | February 14, 2008 4:24 PM

Posted by Anonymous | February 14, 2008 4:26 PM

the world is doomed

Posted by Anonymous | February 14, 2008 4:28 PM

Posted by Anonymous | February 14, 2008 4:29 PM

i agree, it is genius...and supports the point...

...the world is doomed

Posted by Anonymous | February 14, 2008 4:31 PM

I guess it's okay to sound like a complete moron if you make an anonymous post.

Next they'll be saying "Guernica" could have been painted by a chimp.

Posted by rocked the shit | February 14, 2008 4:33 PM

3:04 PM - No, no, no you have it all wrong. Not "anyone can do it." You have to be able to fit into the suit.

Posted by Anonymous | February 14, 2008 4:36 PM

This is the painting in question

Posted by Anonymous | February 14, 2008 4:47 PM

good!!i like the style

Posted by mac cosmetics | January 24, 2010 5:16 AM

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