The Most Interesting Thing About the Banksy Painting That Self-Destructed After Being Sold for $1.4 Million


On Friday, October 6, the art world was stunned by a pretty predictable Banksy prank. The street artist’s famous “Girl With Balloon” sold for $1 million pounds to an unknown buyer. This was a “new auction high for a work solely by the artist,” London’s Sotheby claimed. But at the very moment the buzz of the buy began filling the room, a device built into the work’s thick frame started shredding it. All of that…

the most interesting thing about the banksy painting that self destructed after being sold for 1 4 million The Most Interesting Thing About the Banksy Painting That Self Destructed After Being Sold for $1.4 Million



The Most Interesting Thing About the Banksy Painting That Self-Destructed After Being Sold for $1.4 Million

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