Blade, Blade with Pamela Anderson, Provocative Inscription on back, Photograph, 2011


Message written on the back of the photo by Blade

Size: 6 x 4.2 Inches



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BLADE, King of Graffiti: Cards, Photographs, Drawings, Publications

In the words of curator Roger Gastman, “Before New York City made graffiti world famous, BLADE was one of the people who made it famous in New York.” BLADE  (Steven Ogburn) was only fifteen years old when in 1972 he tagged his first train. By 1974 he was painting full…