Keith Haring, “Second Annual Party of Life” Pinback Button, 1985



Square pinback button designed by Keith Haring for his Second Annual Party of Life, May 22, 1985 at the Palladium, NYC.

These buttons were given out as party favors at Haring’s Party of Life.

1.5 x 1.5 inches

2nd party front

2nd party back

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