The woman who bought a Banksy painting will self-destruct, did not cancel the transaction

Женщина, купившая самоуничтожившуюся картину Бэнкси, не стала отменять сделку

b]the Shopper painting has not abandoned the acquisition after its partial destruction.[/b]the Shopper painting by British street artist Banksy Girl with balloon – works, which self-destructed after it was sold at the auction – decided not to abandon the acquisition of the product, reports the with reference for a New time.

This is stated in the message of the auction house Sotheby’s.

After partial destruction of the painting was given a new name – Love in a trash can. The cost remains at $ 1.4 million.

“When I heard the hammer (auction host) and the work was cut into pieces, at first I was shocked, but gradually began to realize that in the end I get a piece of art history” – gives the auction house the words of a girl, whose name is not called.

Girl with ball was sold at auction on October 5, but right after trading half of the canvas was cut picture frame hidden in a shredder.

[b]see also: Camera recorded as unknown steals the picture by Banksy. Video [/b] Sotheby’s, to whom the work belonged to since 2006, claim they didn’t know about hidden in the painting device. The auction house suggested that to activate the mechanism could a person present in the room at the auction. It is possible that this might be Banksy himself.

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