Buyer goes ahead with purchase of shredded Banksy painting
Friday, 12 October 2018 ()
Sotheby's, which boasts that the new work "was created in our salesroom", is now calling the piece "the first work in history ever created during a live auction".
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▶ Buyer goes ahead with purchase of shredded Banksy painting 01:17
Collector who bid 1 million pounds for a Banksy painting goes ahead with the sale after the picture was cut to ribbons by a shredder. Rough cut. (no reporter narration)
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