hype cog

An Artwork by Donald Trump Has Sold for a Whopping $29,000 USD

Does it look like the NYC Skyline? At all?

Not only is he into real estate, reality television and politics — Donald Trump is also into art. Back in 2005, the current President of the United States drew this sketch of the Manhattan Skyline which has now been sold for $29,000 USD.

On Thursday night, 200 pieces of art were up for bidding at the Nate Sanders Auction House. With the bid starting at $9,000 USD, the artwork was drawn at a charity auction for a child literacy fundraiser. The sketch, drawn on a large envelope made of stock type paper, has attracted a lot of interest from “Trump followers and presidential memorabilia collectors,” says auctioneer Michael Kirk — hence the insanely high bid. The Trump Tower is depicted in the centre among other unknown buildings — none of them looking like the Statue of Liberty or the Empire State Building. Trump also created two other artworks in circulation, including another drawing of the NYC skyline with a slight variance.

Topping this bid, a signed photograph of Albert Einstein sticking his tongue out has been sold from the auction house for $125,000 USD.

SourceDazed
Image CreditNate Sanders Auction House
Read Full Article

What to Read Next

ZANEROBE Returns With an Innovative "TDK" Collection
Watch Steph Curry Mock LeBron James as Kyrie Irving Laughs Along
Loewe Debuts Exclusive Floral Print Capsule at Ibiza Summer Shop Opening
New Balance Revives the 574S Icon in a Suede and Mesh Construction
The Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor Super Fight Still Has Thousands of Unsold Tickets Left
Load More
 
HYPES is a real time popularity metric informing readers of what is trending