icollector.com To Auction Rare Graffiti


has partnered with Guernsey's New York auction house to conduct

the first major auction sale of Graffiti Art. The website will

offer a complete listing of descriptions and images of the art,

as well as allowing collectors across the world to submit absentee

bid, until June 14th. The top bids will be announced at The Puck

Building in Manhattan in New York City June 15th.The event is

a retrospective celebrating the birth of the art form in the late

60's to the current trends in Graffiti.

The auction will feature

legendary bombers such as Zephyr, Crash, Lady Pink, Blade, Daze,

as well as more mainstream artists such as Jean Michel Basquiat

and Keith Haring. Also up for auction will be drawings, paintings,

sculptures and vintage photographs from the likes of Martha Copper,

Jack Stewart and Henry Chalfont. ``We are pleased....to present

such a unique and ground-breaking collection of Graffiti Art,''

said James Corsellis, President and CEO of icollector.com. ``By

allowing users to submit absentee bids electronically, we are

able to open the auction to collectors and industry professionals

around the world.''