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Banksy Painting Sells For Record-Breaking $12.2 Million

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Banksy Painting Sells For Record-Breaking $12.2 Million

Banksy Painting Sells For Record-Breaking $12.2 Million

British artist Banksy's "Devolved Parliament," has sold at auction in London for a record-breaking £9,879,500.

The oil painting is a satirical take on government depicting the House of Commons filled with chimpanzees.

The painting went going on display in Bristol in March to mark the first missed Brexit deadline.

According to CNN, the final sale price far exceeded auction house Sotheby's estimate of £1,500,000 to £2,000,000.

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