Jean-Michel Basquiat was an American artist. He began as an obscure graffiti artist in New York City in the late and evolved into an acclaimed Neo-expressionist and Primitivist painter by the by James Van Der Zee, 1982
There's a cat sleeping at the base. Lily mentioned a cat in her letter to Sirius. That cat survived the attack, and stayed with the Potters when it couldn't find Harry in the best way it could. The cat.