This is a black-and-white painting on paper of a figure by the artist Richard Hambleton depicting a figure made of white splattered ink on a black background as if the subject's head is exploding.

Richard Hambleton was a Canadian artist best known for his work as a street artist. He was part of the group of street artists which emerged in New York City during the booming art market of the 1980s, which also included Keith Haring and Jean-Michel Basquiat.