Basquiat painting sells for over $110 million at auction.

The late Jean-Michel Basquiat made history yesterday with his 1982 painting of a skull setting records as the bid reached a startling $110.5 million at auction. Not only did this go for more than any other painting by an American or African American artist, but it was also the first work after 1980s to earn over $100 million

More details on story and info about Basquiat:

New York Times

Basquiat’s Wikipedia

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