The mysterious artist has since authenticated the painting's scraps and renamed it Love Is In The Bin.
Sotheby's said after the famous incident that it was "in discussion about next steps" with the winning bidder about what to do.
The auction house said Thursday that Banksy's authentication body, Pest Control, re-authenticated the 2006 graffiti-style artwork, "Girl With Balloon".
The artwork selfdestructed moments after being sold at auction for ₤1.04 million ($A1.96 million), in a prank apparently orchestrated by the elusive street artist.
Selena Gomez reportedly suffers mental health crisis
According to TMZ , the first incident occurred in the last week of September at the star's home in Studio City, California. Gomez's 90-day treatment in Tennessee came amid her Revival World Tour, causing her to cancel the remaining concert dates.
Girl with Balloon, which depicts a small child reaching up toward a heart-shaped red balloon, was originally stenciled on a wall in east London and has been endlessly reproduced, becoming one of Banksy's best-known images.
"When the hammer came down last week and the work was shredded, I was at first shocked, but gradually I began to realize that I would end up with my own piece of art history", the buyer, a long-standing client of Sotheby's, said in the release.
It still remains unclear how the shredder was activated.
The buyer, a female European collector whose identity hasn't been disclosed by Sotheby's, is proceeding with the purchase at the hammer price achieved during the company's contemporary art evening sale in London Oct. 5.
Love is in the Bin will be put on display to the public at Sotheby's New Bond Street galleries over the weekend.
Pogba believes being in the World Cup-winning France team is in itself a big achievement and he never plays to get the armband. I am the manager, I can make these decisions. "For us, it was the best trophy you can win as a footballer".
Le ministère de la Santé, contacté par l'AFP , n'a pas encore défini sa décision après l'avis transmis il y a " quelques jours ". Dans une note publiée ce mercredi , l'instance recommande l'arrêt total de l'activité liée au bronzage artificiel.
There's still no release date set for Suicide Squad 2 , but Warner Bros . now has 5th June, 2020 reserved for an unnamed DC movie. Most intriguing is how From the Ashes was essentially a relaunch of the Suicide Squad comic franchise within DC Comics .
Hurricane Michael crashed ashore Florida on Wednesday as the third most powerful hurricane ever to strike the USA mainland. But on Tuesday, the price of Brent crude went down by 44 cents or about half a percent; to reach 84.56 dollars a barrel.
He also commented on his childhood. "You know, my dad and my mum separated, so I didn't have a lot of male energy in my home". President Donald Trump talks to rapper Kanye West , seated right, and others in the Oval Office of the White House.
Leonard Cohen aimed his proverbial pen at Kanye West as he crafted a collection of poems in the final months of his life. Cohen also name-checks Jay-Z in the poem, saying "Jay-Z is not the Dylan of anything". "I am Edison.
Mahomes, a rookie backup quarterback, knew he was unlikely to play in the season opener previous year against the Patriots . Instead, Brady congratulated former Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith , who led the Chiefs with four touchdown passes.
Another chance to talk about mental health
She said most of the psychiatric hospitals, including the Accra Psychiatric Hospital, were struggling to survive on low funding. In Europe, nearly an equal proportion of nations spend more than more than 5% of their health budget tackling the issue.
Soyuz rocket crew rescued after emergency landing
A state commission set up by Roscosmos to investigate the cause of the incidence is already hard at work assessing telemetry. Russian and USA space officials said that the crew is heading for an emergency landing in Kazakhstan at an unspecified time.
Healthy mice born to same-sex parents
Using a mash-up of stem cells and cloning technology, a team in Beijing claims to have generated mice with same-sex parents. He said, "To consider exploring similar technology for human application in the near future is implausible".