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"Can’t buy me love" Artwork by Mr Sly

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Inspired by Marilyn Monroe with the words can’t buy me love a Beatles hit song. Marilyn is also holding a bright red electric guitar. This is the same guitar that John Lennon used whilst writing the song. This artwork comes in a bespoke frame and is layered with diamond dust and splattered red paint.

Mr Sly is a British Artist known for his mixed media collages and his contemporary interpretation of 20th Century pop culture, combined with bold and graphic images are his unique trademark. Having experience in photo restoring and graphic design, he blends these talents in his artwork, by manipulating and restoring each image carefully. Now Producing limited edition prints and originals his work can be found in galleries across the U.K and U.S.A. His artwork can also be seen on the streets, paste ups of his images are now part of the street art scene in many cities. Born in Liverpool, England, he has travelled widely, which has informed his appreciation of urban and street art across the world. His first foray into the art world was inspired by 1980's band Frankie Goes to Hollywood and their iconic t-shirts from their hit song RELAX. It was this that spurred him to create artwork which is now gaining collectors across the globe. Mr Sly’s work is featured in the Saatchi Art gallery and Artsy. Recent clients involve Chelsea Football Club, L’Oreal and RedKen.

Additional Details:

  • Can’t buy me love
  • 1/1
  • Size 160cm x 77cm
  • Signed and stamped certificate
Donated by
A friend of Maiti Nepal

Item #P63483

  • In condition as donated.
  • Additional shipping charges may apply.

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