Banksy - Applause LA Edition signed (2006)
|size incl. frame||80 x 122 cm|
A mammoth piece by Banksy, Applause – an ironic take on George Bush’s famous Mission Accomplished speech aboard USS Abraham Lincoln on May 1st 2003. In a media effectively staged speech he stated under the heading Mission Accomplished the end of hostilities in Iraq. Due to the unsatisfactory overall situation in Iraq, this performance has been discussed for a long time controversial.