Widow Basquiat

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Widow Basquiat

By Jennifer Clement

Shearsman Books, Paperback, 9781848610989, 144pp.

Publication Date: January 1, 2010

This work explores the relationship between artist Jean-Michel Basquiat and his muse, Suzanne Mallouk. Basquiat was courted, exploited and subsequently discarded by the art establishment. Mallouk survived whilst Basquiat died from heroin abuse.