Photo of potato sells for $1 million dollars

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – An Irish photographer makes a million dollars with one shot. Kevin Abosch is famous for his photos
of Yoko Ono, Johnny Depp, Dustin Hoffman and Steven Spielberg.

His latest photograph isn’t a celebrity picture but an organic spud. This print of a potato was sold to a European business man for one million dollars. The buyer says he liked the simple portrait named, “Potato #345.”

If the sale price is verified it will be the 15th most expensive photo ever sold.

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