• Post-War & Contemporary Art auction at Christies

    Sale 3693

    Post-War & Contemporary Art

    14 September 2011, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 242

    Banksy (b. 1975)

    Bird and Grenade

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Banksy (b. 1975)
    Bird and Grenade
    tagged in white spray 'banksy' (lower right)
    oil and spray enamel on found canvas
    27 x 39in. (68.5 x 99cm.)
    Executed in 2002, this work is unique


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    Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.


    Provenance

    Galerie Surface to Air, Paris.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2003.


    Exhibited

    London, The Dragon Bar, Santa's Ghetto, 2002.