Hirst auctions mammoth work at gala
Published 19/05/2014 | 05:22
Famed British artist Damien Hirst has created a gilded woolly mammoth skeleton encased in a gold tank to be auctioned off for charity.
Titled Gone But Not Forgotten, the 10ft mammal joins Hirst's famous shark in formaldehyde and bisected cow in his Natural History series.
The one-of-a kind piece is expected to raise millions of pounds at the annual amfAR Cinema Against AIDS gala this week for the charity's work in the fight against the disease.