Popeyes Chicken sandwich listed at Art Basel for more than $120K

Popeyes' 'mixed-media' artwork took a page from satirical artist Mauricio Cattelan’s Comedian' – a banana duct-taped to a wall

This Popeyes Chicken sandwich could be yours – for roughly $120,000.

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The fried chicken was accompanied by two pickles, mayonnaise, sandwiched by toasted brioche bread – and duct-taped to a large white slab. “The Sandwich” was exhibited for Art Basel at San Paul Gallery for the listed price of $120,000, plus the $3.99 cost of the chicken sandwich. Proceeds from the sale will go toward the Popeyes Foundation, Thrillist reported. It was not immediately clear if someone had bought the piece.

The “mixed-media" artwork took a page from satirical artist Mauricio Cattelan’s “Comedian,” which sold to multiple people for a starting price of around $120,000 each time.

This year's Art Basel event, which ran from Dec. 3 to Dec. 6 in Miami Beach, Florida was not short of drama.

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Cattelan’s own installment was plucked from the wall on Saturday by New York-based artist David Datuna. Datuna ate the banana, all while explaining that he was performing his own work, which he called “Hungry Artist.”

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“I did this because it’s about art, art about fun. He makes fun of us, I make fun of him. So, we’re even now," Datuna told FOX Business when reached by phone Monday. “I wanted to make fun of the art society and I did it.”

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The next day, a different person used red lipstick to write on the wall: "Epstien (sic) didn't kill himself," according to posts on social media.

The person, identified as a 46-year-old Rod Webber, was arrested around 5 p.m. Sunday and charged with criminal mischief, the Miami Herald reported.

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“If someone can eat the $120,000 banana and not get arrested, why can’t I write on the wall?” Webber reportedly said as police led him out of the building.