Bristol Banksy sold to raise money for boys club

The Bristol Banksy "Mobile Lovers" has been sold to a private collector. The sale will raise money for the boys club near where it was found in the city.

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Banksy's Mobile Lovers sells for £403,000

Banksy's Mobile Lovers has been sold for £403,000. Credit: ITV News West Country

It's been revealed Banksy's Mobile Lovers artwork has sold for £403,000.

A cash-strapped boys club in Bristol has sold it to a private collector. All the proceeds will benefit Broad Plain Boys' Club and affiliate youth clubs.

There was controversy when the club removed the work from a wall nearby, until the artist himself backed its ownership.

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