Hoodie Basquiat "St. Joe Louis"

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This medium weight hoodie features Basquiat's artwork St. Joe Louis Surrounded by Snakes. Printed artwork appears on the back with a printed detail on the chest.

- 80% Cotton / 20% Polyester medium weight fleece in black

- Loose fit

- Fleece lined hood

- Heavy gauge round drawcord and nickel eyelets

- Ribbing at cuffs and waistband

- Made in the USA

- Machine was cold with like colors; Do not bleach; Tumble dry low; Do not iron design

About the artwork: When Jean-Michel Basquiat was a child, his father introduced him to boxing, which would become an important subject in many of his works. He created St. Joe Louis Surrounded by Snakes, depicting a halo over world heavyweight champion Joe Louis, on a painted canvas placed over a shipping pallet. He also makes reference to those around him, the snakes, who took advantage of Joe's wealth and generosity during his lifetime.