Banksy’s Show Me the Monet sells for US$9.9 million to an Asian private collector

//Banksy’s Show Me the Monet sells for US$9.9 million to an Asian private collector

Banksy’s Show Me the Monet sells for US$9.9 million to an Asian private collector

An Asian private collector has bought an oil painting by British street artist Banksy parodying a Claude Monet masterpiece for £7.6 million (US$9.9 million), the second highest price paid at auction for a work by the mysterious artist.Show Me the Monet, a modern take on Monet’s impressionist classic The Water-Lily Pond, sold for £7,551,600 at a Sotheby’s London auction on Wednesday following a bidding battle.“The hammer came down after five determined collectors battled for nearly nine minutes…

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