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Banksy’s self-shredding artwork was headline news in October.

Culture watching Sarah Allen
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Banksy graffiti

Opinions were immediately formed: Sothebys were in on it; the buyer was in on it; no-one knew about it; it was a statement about the investment-orientated Western art market; it was a publicity stunt for an attention-seeking pseudo-artist; it was all a joke.