Giant charity collecting box sculpture sells for £1.5m

first_imgGiant charity collecting box sculpture sells for £1.5m Damien Hirst’s 22-foot high charity box bronze sculpture has been sold for £1.5 million to a private collector.The sculpture entitled ‘Charity’ depicts a 1950s style charity collecting box in the form of a young girl in a leg caliper holding a teddy and a collecting tin.Two other versions of the sculpture were on sale, including one that has been on display in Hoxton Square in London. Advertisement About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis  50 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Howard Lake | 1 October 2003 | News Tagged with: Giving/Philanthropy Recruitment / peoplelast_img read more