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Banksy Prints 2022 Auction Results & Upcoming Lots

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WORK IN PROGRESS
CURRENTLY BEING UPDATED

 

Christie’s (21 September 2022)


 

Laugh now but one day we’ll be in charge celebrates editions created in the 21st Century by leading artists and sought-after new talents. The sale will predominantly feature works by Banksy, including exciting works from the Gross Domestic Product range launched in 2019, alongside prints by eminent artists such as Damien Hirst, STIK, Tunji Adeniyi Jones, Ayako Rokkaku, Jeff Koons, Tracey Emin, Yinka Shonibare, Patrick Hughes and David Shrigley. The sale will also feature exciting multiples by KAWS, Josh Sperling, Daniel Arsham and others.

 

Auction Results

 

Auction Highlights

 

Choose Your Weapon (Slate), 2010
Signed in green crayon, lower right
Numbered 14/25 in pencil, lower left
Christie’s online, 21 September 2022
Estimated GBP 100,000 – 150,000
PASSED

Soup Can (Mint / Emerald Green), 2005
Signed and dated in pencil, lower right
Numbered 10/10 in pencil with the publisher’s blindstamp, lower left
Christie’s online, 21 September 2022
Estimated GBP 50,000 – 70,000
PASSED

 

Flower Thrower Triptych (Grey), 2019
Signed in pencil on the left panel
Numbered 219/300, also numbered on the central and right panels verso
Christie’s online, 21 September 2022
GBP 189,000 / USD 226,800

Banksquiat (Grey), 2019
Signed in white crayon, lower right
Numbered 271/300 in white crayon with the artist’s blindstamp, lower left
Christie’s online, 21 September 2022
GBP 88,200 / USD 105,840

Sotheby’s (17 August 2022)


 

Sotheby’s biannual Banksy sale is open for bidding 11-17 August 2022. This much-anticipated auction surveys the activist’s groundbreaking work with a selection of prints from his initial foray into Screenprinting to one of his more recent editions, Banksquiat. Highlights include Flower Thrower Triptych (Grey) and rare colorways of iconic subjects from Gangsta Rat (Green) to Choose Your Weapon (Silver).

 

Auction Results

 

Auction Highlights

 

Love Rat (signed), 2004
Signed and dated in pencil, lower right
Numbered 74/150 in pencil with the publisher’s blindstamp, lower left
Sotheby’s online, 17 August 2022
GBP 50,400 / USD 60,480

Banksquiat (Black), 2019
Signed in white crayon, lower right
Numbered 222/300 in white crayon with the artist’s blindstamp, lower left
Sotheby’s online, 17 August 2022
GBP 88,200 / USD 105,840

Gangsta Rat (Green), 2004
Signed in pencil, lower left
Numbered 11/20 in pencil, lower left
Sotheby’s online, 17 August 2022
GBP 113,400 / USD 136,080

Laugh Now (signed AP), 2003
Signed in pencil, lower right
Inscribed AP/15 in pencil with the publisher’s blindstamp, lower right
Sotheby’s online, 17 August 2022
GBP 75,600 / USD 90,720

Choose your Weapon (Silver), 2010
Signed in silver ink, lower right
Numbered 13/25 in pencil, lower left
Sotheby’s online, 17 August 2022
GBP 138,600 / USD 166,320

Flower Thrower Triptych (Grey), 2019
Signed in pencil on the left panel
Numbered 243/300, also numbered on the central and right panels verso
Sotheby’s online, 17 August 2022
GBP 214,200 / USD 257,040

Barcode (signed), 2004
Signed and dated in pencil, lower left with the BANKSY tag in red ink
Numbered 96/150 with the publisher’s blindstamp, lower right
Sotheby’s online, 17 August 2022
GBP 75,600 / USD 90,720

Morons (Sepia), 2007
Signed and dated in pencil, lower right within the image
Numbered 220/300 with the publisher’s blindstamp, lower left
Sotheby’s online, 17 August 2022
GBP 100,800 / USD 120,960

Heritage Auctions (28 July 2022)


Urban Art Signature Auction #8094
Dallas, 28 July 2022

TO BID
2022 July 28 Urban Art Signature® Auction #8094 (ha.com)

 

Choose Your Weapon (Silver), 2010
Signed in pencil, lower right
Numbered 8/25 in pencil, lower left
Heritage Auctions, 28 July 2022
USD 131,250

 

No Ball Games (Green), 2009
Signed in green crayon, lower right
Numbered 47/250 in pencil with the publisher’s blindstamp, lower left
Heritage Auctions, 28 July 2022
USD 37,500

 

Stop and Search, 2007
Signed in blue crayon, lower right
Numbered 235/500 in pencil with the publisher’s blindstamp, lower left
Heritage Auctions, 28 July 2022
USD 62,500

 

 

Christie’s New-York (21 July 2022)


 

Online Auction
Trespassing, 8-21 July 2022

 

Morons LA Edition (signed), 2006
Signed and dated in pencil, lower right
Numbered 32/150 in pencil
Christie’s New-York, 21 July 2022
Estimated USD 40,000 – 60,000
USD 52,920

Happy Chopper (signed), 2003
Signed and dated in black ink, lower right
Numbered 17/750 in pencil, lower right
Christie’s New-York, 21 July 2022
Estimated USD 100,000 -150,000
PASSED

 

Love Is In The Air (unsigned), 2003
Numbered 65/500 in pencil, lower right
Christie’s New-York, 21 July 2022
Estimated USD 60,000 – 80,000
PASSED

Forum Auctions (19 July 2022)


 

Only Banksy
London, 19 July 2022

TO BID
19-07-2022 | Only Banksy | , listview, (forumauctions.co.uk)

Unsigned Prints: Flag (Silver), Girl with Balloon, Turf War, Pulp Fiction, Love Is In The Air, Weston Super Mare, Grannies, Happy Chopper
Signed Prints: I Fought The Law, Christ with Shopping Bags, Grin Reaper, Sale Ends (v.2)

Christ with Shopping Bags, 2004
Signed and dated in pencil, lower right
Numbered XX/82 in pencil, with the publisher’s blindstamp, lower left
Forum Auctions, 19 July 2022
Estimated GBP 60,000 – 80,000
LOT:3 | Banksy (b.1974) Christ with Shopping Bags (Signed) (forumauctions.co.uk)

Tate Ward Auctions (13 July 2022)


 

Urban and Contemporary Art
London, 13 July 2022

TO BID
Auction search | Tate Ward

Unsigned Prints: Monkey Queen, Napalm, Toxic Mary, Happy Chopper
Signed Prints: Grannies, Weston Super Mare, Sale Ends (v. 2), Police Kids, Laugh Now

Police Kids (signed), 2005
Signed and dated in pencil, lower right
Numbered 320/350 in pencil, with the publisher’s blindstamp, lower left
Tate Ward Auctions, 13 July 2022
Estimated GBP 40,000 – 60,000
Lot 321 – Banksy (British 1974-), ‘Jack & Jill’, 2005 (tateward.com)

Sotheby’s London (30 June 2022)


 

Modern and Contemporary Day Auction
London, 30 June 2022

Number of Lots: 6 Banksy Prints (5 signed, 1 unsigned)
Sell-Through Rate: 100%

Prices include Buyer’s Premium, but do not include any Tax
FX GBP/USD @1.23

 

Girl with Balloon (Dark Pink AP), 2004
Signed in pencil, lower right
Inscribed AP26 in pencil with the publisher’s blindstamp, lower left
One of 88 Artist’s Proofs printed in various colorways

Sotheby’s London, 30 June 2022
GBP 403,200 / USD 495,936

 

Nola (Green Rain AP), 2008
Signed in pencil, lower right
Inscribed AP/05 in pencil, lower left
One of 66 Artist’s Proofs printed in various colorways

Sotheby’s London, 30 June 2022
GBP 163,800 / USD 201,474

Stop and Search, 2007
Signed in blue crayon, lower right
Numbered 334/500 in pencil with the publisher’s blindstamp, lower left
Sotheby’s London, 30 June 2022

GBP 50,400 / USD 61,992

 

Nola (White Rain), 2008
Signed in pencil, lower right
Numbered 94/289 in pencil with the publisher’s blindstamp, lower left
Sotheby’s London, 30 June 2022

GBP 88,200 / USD 108,486

 

Girl with Balloon (unsigned), 2004
Numbered 391/600 in pencil with the publisher’s blindstamp, lower right
Sotheby’s London, 30 June 2022

GBP 100,800 / USD 123,984

 

Napalm (signed), 2004
Signed and dated in pencil, lower right
Numbered 13/500 in pencil with the publisher’s blindstamp, lower left
(NB: The signed edition is numbered /150, this is most probably a signed print from the unsigned numbered edition of 500)
Sotheby’s London, 30 June 2022
GBP 37,800 / USD 46,494

 

Bonhams London (29 June 2022)


 

Prints and Multiples
London, 29 June 2022

Number of Lots: 5 Banksy Prints (4 signed, 1 unsigned)
Sell-Through Rate: 40%
Passed Lots: Golf Sale (signed), Trolleys (Color), Girl with Balloon (unsigned)

Prices include Buyer’s Premium, but do not include any Tax
FX GBP/USD @1.23

Grin Reaper, 2005
Signed in pencil, lower right
Numbered 169/300 in pencil with the publisher’s blindstamp, lower left
Bonhams London, 29 June 2022

GBP 53,220 / USD 65,461

 

Banksquiat (Grey), 2019
Signed in white crayon, lower right
Numbered 218/300 in white crayon with the publisher’s blindstamp, lower left
Bonhams London, 29 June 2022

GBP 101,100 / USD 124,353

 

 

Phillips London (15 June 2022)


 

Evening and Day Editions
Phillips London, 14-15 June 2022

Number of Lots: 7 Banksy Prints (3 signed, 4 unsigned)
Sell-Through Rate: 85.7%
Passed Lots: Golf Sale (unsigned)

Prices include Buyer’s Premium, but do not include any Tax
FX GBP/USD @1.23

Happy Chopper (signed), 2003
Signed and dated in black ink, lower right
Numbered 7/750 in pencil, lower right
Phillips London, 15 June 2022

GBP 50,400 / USD 61,992

 

Festival (unsigned), 2006
Numbered 43/500 in pencil with the publisher’s blindstamp, lower left
Phillips London, 15 June 2022

GBP 27,720 / USD 30,996

 

Trolleys (color), 2007
Signed in pencil, lower right
Numbered 629/759 in pencil with the publisher’s blindstamp, lower left
Phillips London, 15 June 2022

GBP 35,280 / USD 43,394

Stop and Search, 2007
Signed in blue crayon, lower right
Numbered 222/500 in pencil with the publisher’s blindstamp, lower left
Phillips London, 15 June 2022

GBP 69,300 / USD 85,239


Applause (unsigned), 2006
Numbered 293/500 in pencil with the publisher’s blindstamp, lower left
Phillips London, 15 June 2022
GBP 25,200 / USD 30,996

 

Forum Auctions (15 June 2022)


 

Only Banksy Live Auction

Auction Results

 

 

 

Get Out While You Can Pink (signed), 2004
Signed and dated in pencil, lower right
Numbered XX/75 in pencil with the publisher’s blindstamp, lower right
Forum Auctions, 15 June 2022
GBP 67,000 / USD 82,710

 

Various Auctions (May 2022)


 

SBI Art Auction (28 May 2022)

 

Digard Auction (10 May 2022)

Rude Copper (Hand-Finished), 2002
Screen-print with unique spray-paint in red
Stamped with the BANKSY tag in red ink, lower right

Digard Auctions, 10 May 2022
EUR 182,000

Bonhams (27 April 2022)


 

Prints and Multiples
Live Auction

Auction Results

 

 

Sotheby’s (26 April 2022)


 

Online Auction

Sotheby’s biannual Banksy sale, dedicated to Britain’s most sensational living artist, was open for bidding 20-26 April 2022. This auction surveys the activist’s groundbreaking work with a selection of prints from his initial foray into screen-printing to one of his more recent editions, Thrower (Grey). Highlights include a rare Girl with Balloon – Color AP (Purple), a signed impression of Love is in the Air, and interesting colorways of iconic subjects from Nola to Choose Your Weapon.

 

Auction Results

 

 

Auction Highlights

 

Rude Copper (unsigned), 2002
Numbered 156/250 in blue pen, lower right
Stamped with the BANKSY tag in red ink, lower right

Sotheby’s online, 26 April 2022
GBP 40,320 / USD 50,803

 

Kate Moss (Original Colorway), 2005
An Artist’s Proof aside from the edition of 50

Signed, dated, and annotated ‘AP/2’ in pencil, lower right
Inscribed ‘4 HELEN ❤’ in pencil, lower left

Sotheby’s online, 26 April 2022
GBP 226,800 / USD 285,768

Thrower (Grey), 2019
Signed in pencil on the left panel

Numbered 245/300 in pencil on the left panel
Sotheby’s online, 26 April 2022
GBP 277,200 / USD 349,272

 

Choose Your Weapon (Bright Purple), 2010
Signed in purple crayon, lower right

Numbered 20/25 in purple crayon, lower left
Sotheby’s online, 26 April 2022
GBP 126,000 / USD 158,760

 

Girl with Balloon (Purple AP), 2004
Signed in pencil, lower right

Inscribed AP62 in pencil, lower left
Sotheby’s online, 26 April 2022
PASSED

 

Love Rat (signed), 2004
Signed and dated in pencil, lower right

Numbered 82/150 in pencil with the publisher’s blindstamp, lower left
Sotheby’s online, 26 April 2022
GBP 88,200 / USD 111,132

 


Welcome To Hell (signed), 2004
Signed and dated in pencil, lower left

Numbered 49/75 in pencil with the publisher’s blindstamp, lower right
Sotheby’s online, 26 April 2022
GBP 94,500 / USD 119,070

 

Soup Can (Black Orange Pink), 2005
Signed and dated in pencil, lower right

Numbered 8/10 in pencil with the publisher’s blindstamp, lower left
Sotheby’s online, 26 April 2022
GBP 50,400 / USD 63,504

 

Donut (Strawberry Hand-Finished), 2009
Signed in pink crayon with the artist’s heart annotation, lower left

Sotheby’s online, 26 April 2022
GBP 277,200 / USD 349,272

 

Nola (Orange Rain), 2008
Signed in pencil, lower right
Inscribed ‘Thanks Josie ❤X’ in pencil, lower left
Aside from the numbered edition of 32

Sotheby’s online, 26 April 2022
GBP 189,000 / USD 238,140

 

Barcode (signed), 2004
Signed and dated in black ink, lower left
Numbered 22/150 in pencil with the publisher’s blindstamp, lower right
Stamped with the BANKSY tag in red ink, lower left

Sotheby’s online, 26 April 2022
GBP 88,200 / USD 111,132

 

Love Is In The Air (signed), 2003
Signed in pencil, lower right
Numbered 49/500 in pencil, lower right
Sotheby’s online, 26 April 2022

GBP 189,000 / USD 238,140

 

Radar Rat, 2004
Hand-Finished with red spray-paint
Signed and dated in pencil, lower right
Numbered 46/75 in pencil with the publisher’s blindstamp, lower left
Sotheby’s online, 26 April 2022

GBP 163,800 / USD 206,388

 


Forum Auctions (25 April 2022)


 

Only Banksy Live Auction

 

Auction Results

 

 

Auction Highlights

 

Choose Your Weapon (Yellow), 2010
Signed in yellow crayon, lower right
Numbered /25 in yellow crayon, lower left
Forum Auctions, 25 April 2022
GBP 80,400 / USD 101,304

 

Gangsta Rat (unsigned), 2004
Numbered /350 in pencil with the publisher’s blindstamp
Forum Auctions, 25 April 2022
GBP 37,520 / USD 47,275

 

Flying Copper (signed), 2003
Signed and dated in pencil, lower right
Numbered /150 in pencil with the publisher’s blindstamp
Forum Auctions, 25 April 2022
Estimated GBP 55,000 – 80,000
PASSED

 

Happy Chopper (signed), 2003
Signed and dated in black ink, lower right
Numbered /750 in pencil
Forum Auctions, 25 April 2022
Estimated GBP 77.720 / USD 97,927

 

Sotheby’s New-York (21 April 2022)


 

Prints and Multiples

 

Morons (signed), 2007
Signed and dated in pencil, lower right
Numbered 97/150 in pencil with the publisher’s blindstamp, lower left
Sotheby’s New-York, 21 April 2022
USD 94,500


Tate Ward Auctions (30 March 2022)


 

Urban and Contemporary Art
Live Auction

Including buyer’s premium, excluding any taxes
FX GBP/USD @ 1.32

 

 

Pulp Fiction (signed), 2004
Signed and dated in pencil, lower right
Numbered 114/150 in pencil with the publisher’s blindstamp, lower left
Tate Ward Auctions, 30 March 2022
GBP 125,000 / USD 165,000

Christie’s (15 March 2022)


 

Online Auction
Banksy and 21st Century Editions

Including buyer’s premium, excluding any taxes
FX GBP/USD @ 1.32

 

In addition to the various colorways of Choose Your Weapon that were offered by public release, there were two ‘VIP’ editions, produced in Gold and Silver which were allocated to a small number of collectors. Produced in respective editions of 25, this is the first time that a Gold example has been offered at auction. Furthermore, it is the first time Banksquiat is sold at auction with its COA from Pest Control Office.

 

Auction Results

 

 

 

Auction Highlights

 

Choose Your Weapon (Gold VIP), 2010
Signed in pink crayon, lower right
Numbered 5/25 in pink crayon, lower left
Christie’s online, 15 March 2022
GBP 239,400 / USD 316,008


Choose Your Weapon (Cool Grey), 2010
Signed in grey crayon, lower right
Numbered 33/100 in grey crayon, lower left
Christie’s online, 15 March 2022
GBP 100,800 / USD 133,056

Girl with Balloon (signed), 2004
Signed and dated in pencil, lower right
Numbered 23/150 in pencil, lower right
Christie’s online, 15 March 2022
GBP 378,000 / USD 498,960

Christ with Shopping Bags, 2004
Signed and dated in pencil, lower right
Numbered 37/82 in pencil, lower left
Christie’s online, 15 March 2022
 GBP 151,200 / USD 199,584

Banksquiat (Grey), 2019
Signed in white crayon, lower right
Numbered 216/300 in white crayon, lower left
Christie’s online, 15 March 2022
GBP 163,800 / USD 216,216

 

Soup Can (White/Emerald/Tan), 2005
Signed and dated in pencil, lower right
Numbered 8/10 in pencil with the publisher’s blindstamp, lower left
Christie’s online, 15 March 2022
GBP 60,480 / USD 79,834

 

Love Rat (unsigned), 2004
Numbered 556/600 in pencil with the publisher’s blindstamp, lower left
Christie’s online, 15 March 2022
GBP 69,300 / USD 91,476


Roseberys London (8 March 2022)


 

Modern and Contemporary Prints and Multiples
Including buyer’s premium, excluding any taxes
FX GBP/USD @ 1.36

 

 


Turf War (unsigned), 2003
Numbered XXX/750 in pencil, lower right 
Roseberys London, 8 March 2022
GBP 32,160 / USD 43,738

Queen Vic (unsigned), 2003
Numbered XXX/500 in pencil, lower right 
Roseberys London, 8 March 2022
GBP 26,800 / USD 36,448

 

Sotheby’s London (3 March 2022)


 

Love Is In the Air (signed AP), 2003
Signed, stamped with the artist’s blindstamp, and inscribed AP/03 in pencil, lower right 
Sotheby’s London, 3 March 2022
GBP 176,400 / USD 239,904

Bonhams London (3 March 2022)


 

British Cool Live Auction
Including buyer’s premium, excluding any taxes
FX GBP/USD @ 1.36

 


Monkey Queen (unsigned), 2003
Numbered 114/750 in pencil, lower right
Bonhams London, 3 March 2022
GBP 35,250 / USD 47,940

Girl with Balloon (unsigned), 2004
Numbered 133/600 in pencil with the publisher’s blindstamp, lower right
Bonhams London, 3 March 2022
GBP 152,750 / USD 207,740

 

Police Kids (signed), 2005
Signed and dated in pencil, lower right
Numbered 226/350 in pencil with the publisher’s blindstamp, lower left
Bonhams London, 3 March 2022
GBP 81,100 / USD 110,840

 

 

Forum Auctions (3 March 2022)


 

Only Banksy Live Auction
Including buyer’s premium (34% of Hammer Price), excluding any taxes
FX GBP/USD @ 1.36

Auction Results

 

Auction Highlights

 

Girl with Balloon (unsigned), 2004
Numbered /600 in pencil 
Forum Auctions, 3 March 2022
GBP 134,000 / USD 182,240

 


Barcode (signed), 2004
Signed and dated in black pen, lower left with the Banksy Stamp in red ink
Numbered /150 in pencil 

Forum Auctions, 3 March 2022
GBP 104,520 / USD 142,147

 

 

 

 

Artnet Auctions (9 Feb 2022)


 

Street Level
Online Auction

 

Gangsta Rat (unsigned), 2004
Numbered 129/350 in pencil with the publisher’s blindstamp, lower right
Artnet Auctions, 9 February 2022
Estimated USD 40,000 – 60,000
Passed

 

HMV (unsigned), 2003
Numbered 447/600 in pencil with the publisher’s blindstamp, lower right
Stamped with the Banksy Tag in red ink, lower left
Artnet Auctions, 9 February 2022
USD 37,500

 

Sale Ends (unsigned), 2006
Numbered 120/500 in pencil with the publisher’s blindstamp, lower right
Artnet Auctions, 9 February 2022
USD 37,500

 

Golf Sale (unsigned), 2003
Numbered 213/750 in pencil, lower right
Artnet Auctions, 9 February 2022
USD 37,500

 

Forum Auctions (3 Feb 2022)


 

Only Banksy Live Auction

 

Auction Results

Auction Highlights

 

Love Is In The Air (signed), 2003
Signed and inscribed in pencil, lower right
Aside from the Edition of 500
Forum Auctions, 3 February 2022
GBP 201,000 / USD 275,370

 

Choose Your Weapon (Olive), 2010
Signed in Olive crayon, lower right
Numbered /25 in Olive crayon, lower left
Forum Auctions, 3 February 2022
GBP 131,320 / USD 179,908

 

Nola (White Rain), 2008
Signed in pencil, lower right
Numbered /289 in pencil, lower left
Forum Auctions, 3 February 2022
GBP 116,580 / USD 159,715

 

Choose Your Weapon (Khaki), 2010
Signed in Khaki crayon, lower right
Numbered /25 in Khaki crayon, lower left
Forum Auctions, 3 February 2022
GBP 108,540 / USD 148,700

 


Various Auctions (January 2022)


 


Phillips London (19 Jan 2022)

Evening & Day Editions
London Auctions
FX GBP/USD @ 1.37

Love Is In The Air (unsigned), 2003
Numbered 221/500 in pencil, lower right
Phillips London, 19 January 2022
GBP 100,800 / USD 138,096

Kate Moss (Purple/Orange), 2005
Signed and dated in pencil, lower right
Inscribed ‘AP/STEF01’ in pencil, lower left
An Artist Proof aside from the edition of 20
Phillips London, 19 January 2022
GBP 239,400 / USD 327,978

Girl with Balloon (unsigned), 2004
Numbered 401/600 in pencil with the publisher’s blindstamp, lower right
Phillips London, 19 January 2022
GBP 163,800 / USD 224,406

 

Choose Your Weapon (Dark Purple AP), 2010
Signed in purple pencil, lower right
Inscribed ‘AP/18’ in purple pencil, lower left
From the edition of 58 Artist’s Proofs (varying colorways)
Phillips London, 19 January 2022
GBP 151,200 / USD 207,144


Napalm (signed), 2004
Signed and dated in pencil, lower right
Numbered 100/150 in pencil with the publisher’s blindstamp, lower left
Phillips London, 19 January 2022
GBP 69,300 / USD 94,941