Paul Insect (British, born 1971) Batman Dies...
Lot 80
Paul Insect (British, born 1971)
Sold for US$ 7,500 inc. premium
Auction Details
Urban Art Los Angeles
29 Oct 2012 18:00 PDT

Auction 20511
Lot Details
Paul Insect (British, born 1971)
Batman Dies...

signed, titled and dated on the reverse
mixed media on found metal panel

34 5/8 by 20 11/16 in.
88 by 52.5 cm.


  • Provenance
    LAZ inc, London
    Acquired directly from the above by the present owner in 2008

    Initially working as part of the urban art collective 'insect', Paul Insect has painted solo since 2005. He has been involved in many of the Urban Art movement's most important events, including the 2007 Santa's Ghetto in Bethlehem, which took some of the biggest Street art names to the Middle East for the first time. His London solo show Bullion in the same year attracted unprecedented interest from both collectors and the press, while his show Poison, held a year later in a former sex shop in London's King's Cross further confirmed his reputation as name to watch. Insect's work combines the colorful tone of Pop with a darker, Dadaist sensibility.
  1. Gareth Williams
    Specialist - Urban Art
    101 New Bond Street
    London, W1S 1SR
    United Kingdom
    Work +44 20 7468 5879
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