Airbrush on canvas, signed by artist Leon Jones in lower right in silver pen. Painting features Michael Jackson and Elizabeth Taylor and is signed by both in silver pen. The painting was signed by as the pair entered the first annual "Art For AIDS" benefit at the Laguna Art Museum in Laguna Beach, California on February 9, 2002. The friendship between Taylor and Jackson began in the 1980s and lasted throughout Jackson's lifetime. They shared a history of lost childhoods and a life lived under the spotlight. Taylor was a fierce defender of Jackson — Jackson expressed his affection by building a shrine to Taylor at Neverland where Taylor's films were played 24/7. The artist retains the copyright to this image.
48 1/2 by 36 inches