Results of Recent Auctions From Near and Far
by Ken Hall
A large-scale painting of a grim reaper figure riding in a carnival bumper car titled Brace Yourself! by the graffiti artist Banksy sold for $2.032 million at a Modern and Contemporary Art auction held March 29th by Julien’s Auctions in Beverly Hills, CA. Also, Banksy’s Girl with Balloon artwork rose to $195,000; an impressionist school antique landscape painting by an unknown artist finished at $117,000; and a painting by Bob Ross titled Make a Happy Buck finished at $11,700.