1984 Paolo Buggiani Stencil
I have a friend that I do events with. I don't charge him to do the music for the events. So every once in a while, he just says, "Hey, if you want a piece of art, come and take a look." And I saw this, I said, "I really like that, can I get that?" And he goes, "Yeah, sure." So...
Well, it's a great piece to have picked up. It's a stencil by the street artist Paolo Buggiani. He was an Italian, born in Florence in 1933. Went throughout Europe, but pretty much settled in New York, in the East Village, in the 1980s. He's famous for his fire sculptures...
...that he installed all over the city of New York. And I think, conservatively, it would be about $1,000 to $1,500.
I think there's such a great interest in, in art of the 1980s East Village that it could even bring more at auction.
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