Man Says He Was 'Duped' Into Selling Banksy's Gaza Strip Street Art For $200

April 1, 2015 2:36 PM

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Man Says He Was 'Duped' Into Selling Banksy's Gaza Strip Street Art For $200

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — A 33-year-old Gaza man says he has been duped into selling a valuable work by British graffiti artist Banksy for less than $200 to a local artist.

The popular street artist is believed to have sneaked into Gaza earlier this year, leaving behind four murals, including one drawn on a metal door that depicted the Greek goddess Niobe cowering against the rubble of a destroyed house. The painting, titled "Bomb Damage," was drawn on a door, the last...

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