Friday, March 05, 2021

New Banksy Work Shows Jailbreak

(Agence France Presse/Ben Stansall)

Street artist Banksy has confirmed that he painted a mural showing a prisoner breaking out of Reading Jail where Oscar Wilde served time from 1895-1897 for gross indecency. The artwork shows a prisoner escaping on a rope made of bedsheets tied to a typewriter.