Aguilera invests £25,000 in Banksy

By Matthew Beard

Published: 06 April 2006

Banksy, the urban artist famed for his graffiti and subversive stunts in museums and galleries, has moved firmly into the mainstream after some of his works were bought by the American pop star Christina Aguilera.

Aguilera paid £25,000 for three of the works during a recent trip to London. She had a private viewing at the Soho gallery where he is exhibited and bought one original and two prints, including a pornographic picture of Queen Victoria in a lesbian pose with a prostitute.

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