An Original Keith Haring Unveiled

It was Christmas day in 1983. Artist and fashion designer Claire Joseph was waiting to catch a subway in New York City (Penn Station stop). She was currently in art school and was headed downtown to Christopher Street. She noticed an original Keith Haring on the wall.

KEITH HARING,(1958–1990), Madonna and Child, 1983, Chalk on paper, Image: 44.75 x 30 inches; Framed: 52.25 x 37.25 inches, Provenance: Claire Joseph,

Back in the 80s, advertising agencies would paste up posters all through the New York City subway system. Once the ad time was over, a…