Min donated to charity: 85% How it works

The Prize

Be the lucky owner of this beautiful, highly collectable art piece by world-renowned pop and rock portrait artist Barry Novis. This stunning depiction of Beatles songwriter and lead guitarist George Harrison is a one-of-a-kind masterpiece.

Barry Novis is a British/Australian artist. Coldplay, Joanna Lumley, HMV Music, Hit & Run Music, Carlton Communications and the National Trust are amongst his faithful collectors. His past commissions include paintings of John Lennon, Bob Marley, Elton John, David Beckham, Led Zeppelin's Jimmy Page and Robert Plant, David Bowie, Jonny Wilkinson, Lawrence Dallaglio, Marilyn Monroe and various other music, movie and sporting icons.

Barry's paintings, which are officially listed as investment art, have sold in London at major auction houses such as Christies and Bonhams.

Dimensions: 1.5m x 1.2m

The Cause

The Heavy Metal Truants is a charity cycling group co-founded by Metal Hammer’s former editor-in-chief, Alexander Milas, and Iron Maiden manager Rod Smallwood to equally benefit three charities: Childline, Nordoff Robbins and Teenage Cancer Trust. To date, it has raised £338,000.

Now in its fifth year, the cycle ride consists of an annual, three-day, 164-mile pedal from London to the Download Festival, and it’s open to fans, bands, and industry types alike. A component of these fundraising efforts is the annual Monster Rock Auction, featuring rare memorabilia generously donated by the great and good of the rock and metal industry.

"The Heavy Metal Truants are an extraordinary group of people," says Alexander Milas, "but what's really remarkable is just how supportive the greater musical community has been with such generous and unique donations. We hope you’ll enjoy, bid generously, and please keep checking back as we’ll be adding more in the coming weeks!”

Additional Details

  • In condition as donated.
  • Additional shipping charges may apply.
Item #P17353


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