BANKSY  | SHOW ME THE MONET
 BANKSY  | SHOW ME THE MONET
 BANKSY  | SHOW ME THE MONET
 BANKSY  | SHOW ME THE MONET
 BANKSY  | SHOW ME THE MONET
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Property From a Distinguished Private Collection, London

BANKSY | SHOW ME THE MONET

Estimate: 3,000,000 - 5,000,000 GBP

Property From a Distinguished Private Collection, London

BANKSY | SHOW ME THE MONET

Estimate: 3,000,000 - 5,000,000 GBP
Lot sold:7,551,600GBP

Description

Property From a Distinguished Private Collection, London

BANKSY

b. 1974

SHOW ME THE MONET 


signed

oil on canvas, in artist's frame

framed: 143.1 by 143.4 cm. 56⅜ by 56½ in.

Executed in 2005. 


This work is accompanied by a Pest Control Certificate of Authenticity. 

Condition Report

To request a condition report for this lot, please contact Haleigh.Stoddard@sothebys.com

Provenance

Steve Lazarides, London (acquired directly from the artist)

Acquired directly from the above by the present owner in 2005

Literature

Banksy, Banksy: Wall and Piece, London 2005, p. 167, illustrated in colour

Morgan Falconer, ‘Give me Monet, that’s what I want’, Times2 - The Times, p. 22, illustrated in colour

Luke Leitch, ‘More Rodent than Rodin’, Evening Standard, 13 October 2005, n.p. (text)

Louise Jury, ‘Rats to the Arts Establishment’, The Independent, 14 October 2005, p. 12, illustrated in colour

John Higginson, ‘A Warning For the Ratist in Residence’, Metro, 14 October 2005, p. 29, illustrated in colour (installation view, Crude Oils, 100 Westbourne Grove, London, 2005)

Paul Gallagher, ‘I’ve Had an Art Attack: Graffiti Artist Updates Famous Old Paintings’, Daily Mirror, 15 October 2005, p. 10 (text)

Waldemar Januszczak, ‘Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad Guy?’, The Sunday Times, 16 October 2005, p. 8, illustrated in colour (installation view, Crude Oils, 100 Westbourne Grove, London, 2005)

Melanie Gerlis, ‘A Banksy Holiday Crowd-Puller’, The Financial Times, 9 July 2018, n.p., illustrated in colour

Exhibited

London, 100 Westbourne Grove, Crude Oils: A Gallery of Re-mixed Masterpieces, Vandalism and Vermin, October 2005

London, Lazinc Sackville, Banksy, Greatest Hits: 2002-2008, July - September 2018 (unofficial exhibition)

Denmark, Silkeborg, Museum Jorn, Art Strikes Back: From Jorn to Banksy, September - December 2019, p. 13, illustrated, p. 40, illustrated in colour (installation view, Crude Oils, 100 Westbourne Grove, 2005) and p. 41, no. 7, illustrated in colour

 BANKSY  | SHOW ME THE MONET
Property From a Distinguished Private Collection, London
BANKSY | SHOW ME THE MONET
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