Parliament, you may have heard, isn’t currently held in high repute. It might, therefore, seem apt that the art sale in the headlines this week – during Frieze London, too – wasn’t an abstract expressionist
Last month, it was announced that Banksy’s “Devolved Parliament”, a 13-foot long painting depicting MPs as chimpanzees, was going up for auction. At the time, the high estimate of £2 million caused a but
Banksy's satirical oil painting depicting the House of Commons filled with chimpanzees sold at auction in London for a record-breaking price, setting art enthusiasts alight. The painting entitled “Devoted
It looks like a scene from a “Planet of the Apes” movie, but instead it’s a 2009 painting from the anonymous renegade artist Banksy – and on Thursday it sold at auction for $12 million, according to reports.