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Banksy

Sale Ends - Signed, 2017

Screen print on paper
22 × 29 9/10 in
56 × 76 cm
This is part of a limited edition set.
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Location
London
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Hang-Up Gallery
London

The 'Sale Ends' edition is the perfect example of Banksy's staunch views on capitalism …

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Hand-signed by artist, Signed and numbered
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Whether plastering cities with his trademark parachuting rat, painting imagined openings in the West Bank barrier in Israel, or stenciling “We’re bored of fish” above a penguins’ zoo enclosure, Banksy creates street art with an irreverent wit and an international reputation that precedes his anonymous identity. “TV has made going to the theatre seem pointless, photography has pretty much killed painting,” he says, “but graffiti has remained gloriously unspoilt by progress.” Banksy has gained his notoriety through a range of urban interventions, from modifying street signs and printing his own currency to illegally hanging his own works in institutions such as the Louvre and the Museum of Modern Art. Most often using spray paint and stencils, Banksy has crafted a signature, immediately identifiable graphic style—and a recurring cast of cops, soldiers, children, and celebrities—through which he critically examines contemporary issues of consumerism, political authority, terrorism, and the status of art and its display.

Banksy, ‘Sale Ends - Signed’, 2017, Hang-Up Gallery
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About the work
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Hang-Up Gallery
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The 'Sale Ends' edition is the perfect example of Banksy's staunch views on capitalism and consumerism. This signed edition of 150 was first released at the highly successful Barely Legal exhibition in LA, 2006.

Medium
Print
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, Signed and numbered
Certificate of authenticity
Included
Frame
Included
Banksy
British
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Whether plastering cities with his trademark parachuting rat, painting imagined openings in the West Bank barrier in Israel, or stenciling “We’re bored of fish” above a penguins’ zoo enclosure, Banksy creates street art with an irreverent wit and an international reputation that precedes his anonymous identity. “TV has made going to the theatre seem pointless, photography has pretty much killed painting,” he says, “but graffiti has remained gloriously unspoilt by progress.” Banksy has gained his notoriety through a range of urban interventions, from modifying street signs and printing his own currency to illegally hanging his own works in institutions such as the Louvre and the Museum of Modern Art. Most often using spray paint and stencils, Banksy has crafted a signature, immediately identifiable graphic style—and a recurring cast of cops, soldiers, children, and celebrities—through which he critically examines contemporary issues of consumerism, political authority, terrorism, and the status of art and its display.

Banksy

Sale Ends - Signed, 2017

Screen print on paper
22 × 29 9/10 in
56 × 76 cm
This is part of a limited edition set.
Sold
Location
London
Certificate
Certificate of authenticity
This work includes a certificate of authenticity.
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
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