Home / Entertainment / Index – Culture – Banksy Monet is expected to cost £ 5 million to revise

Index – Culture – Banksy Monet is expected to cost £ 5 million to revise



A Banksy work, a revised version of a masterpiece by Claude Monet, could reach a price of up to five million pounds or 1.9 billion forints at Sotheby’s auction house’s October auction. The British street performer created Show me the Monet in 2005 by grabbing canvas and oil paintings.

The original work shows the wooden bridge that meandered across the pond in the garden of the French impressionist painter Giverny. In the Banksy version, the idyll is disturbed by the fact that two shopping carts and an orange-colored street sign buoy protrude from the garden pond between the water lilies, writes MTI. Experts estimate Show me the Monet’s knockdown price at £ 3-5 million.

Banksy's masked graffiti in London was washed away because the cleaners didn't know it was works of art

The head of the London transport company said they treated Banksy’s works the same way they treated graffiti.

Last October in London one of Banksy’s most famous and greatest paintings of chimpanzees populating the House of Commons of the UK Legislature sold for a record £ 9.9 million, exceeding the artist’s expectations.




Source link