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Banksy, Welcome Mat, 2019 | Lougher Contemporary | Editions and Multiples
Banksy, Welcome Mat, 2019 | Lougher Contemporary | Editions and Multiples
Banksy, Welcome Mat, 2019 | Lougher Contemporary | Editions and Multiples
Banksy, Welcome Mat, 2019 | Lougher Contemporary | Editions and Multiples
Banksy, Welcome Mat, 2019 | Lougher Contemporary | Editions and Multiples
Banksy, Welcome Mat, 2019 | Lougher Contemporary | Editions and Multiples
Banksy, Welcome Mat, 2019 | Lougher Contemporary | Editions and Multiples
Banksy, Welcome Mat, 2019 | Lougher Contemporary | Editions and Multiples
Banksy, Welcome Mat, 2019 | Lougher Contemporary | Editions and Multiples

Banksy, Welcome Mat, 2019

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Banksy, Welcome Mat, 2019

  • Artist: Banksy
  • Title: Welcome Mat
  • Year: 2019
  • Medium: Sculpture Multiple 
  • Technique: Hand-stitched welcome mat using the fabric from life vests abandoned on the beaches of the Mediterranean
  • Edition size: Open edition (numbered)
  • Size: 62.5 x 45 x 3.5 cm, 24.4 x 17.7 x 1.3 in
  • Markings: Numbered on a label sewn on to the back, not signed
  • Condition: New, as issued
  • Provenance/Documentation: Comes in original Love Welcomes box

ABOUT THE WORK:

The mat is hand-stitched using the fabric from life vests left on the Mediterranean beaches. The mats were designed by street artist Banksy and made in refugee camps. All mats have a Gross Domestic Product official label attached (so you know it’s genuine) but the mat is not eligible for a certificate of authentication from Pest Control. The life jacket does not come with the welcome mat

These were initially released in a run of 500 in October 2019, then a further 500 were released in March 2020. This is classified as an Open Edition as they are not limited to a specific number and there is a chance of additional runs of 500 being released by Love Welcomes.

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