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PRESS RELEASE | LONDON AND PARIS | 7 JUNE 2022 JEFF KOONS’ BALLOON MONKEY (MAGENTA) PRESENTED BY VICTOR AND OLENA PINCHUK WILL RAISE FUNDS FOR HUMANITARIAN AID FOR UKRAINE CHRISTIE’S 20TH / 21ST CENTURY: LONDON EVENING SALE 28 JUNE 2022 Jeff Koons, Balloon Monkey (Magenta) (2006-13, estimate: £6,000,000-10,000,000) LONDON AND PARIS – On 28 June 2022, Jeff Koons’ seminal sculpture Balloon Monkey (Magenta) (2006-13, estimate: £6,000,000-10,000,000) will be presented for sale at Christie’s by Victor and Olena Pinchuk to raise vital funds for humanitarian aid for Ukraine. In particular, the proceeds will be used to assist soldiers and civilians gravely wounded by war who urgently require prosthetics, medical treatment and rehabilitation to recover as much quality of life as possible*. Representing childhood innocence and joy for both children and adults alike, Balloon Monkey (Magenta) stands as a monumental symbol of hope and solidarity with those men, women and children living in war-torn...