Banksy Shocks at Auction – level 1
A Banksy painting went on auction in London. The name of the painting is ‘Girl With Balloon’. It sells for £1.04m.
However, things do not go as people expect. There is a shredder inside the frame of the painting. It turns on after the painting is sold. People are shocked. Everything is real. It is not a joke. Some people think that it is original and very clever.
You can watch the original video in the Level 3 section.
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