Damien Hirst Spin-Painted AK-47

Damien Hirst Spin-Painted AK-47

Peace One Day/Jacqui Soliman via Bloomberg

A signed and spin-painted AK-47 machine gun by the British artist Damien Hirst. The weapon was in an exhibition at the Institute of Contemporary Arts in London, sponsored by the anti-war Peace One Day, and then sold in a charity auction on Oct. 4 at Phillips de Pury. The artwork was the most expensive piece in the auction.