[Luxus+ Magazine] “The Goose”, the cryptoart sold at Sotheby’s for a record $6.2 million

Last June, Sotheby’s achieved a groundbreaking sale of over $6.2 million for the cryptoart “The Goose”. This generative work of blockchain art, by Dmitri Cherniak, captivated NFT enthusiasts and attracted attention for its unique story and artistic value.

 

Cryptoart breaks records! At an auction organized by Sotheby’s, the artwork “The Goose”, also known as Ringers #879, created by Dmitri Cherniak, stood out. At the hammer, “The Goose” fetched $5.4 million, for a final sale price of $6,215,100, all fees included. This sale marks a milestone in the world of blockchain and NFT art.

 

 

Initially, Sotheby’s estimated that the work would sell for between $2 and $3 million. Exceeding all expectations, the final bid far exceeded the previous sale price of 2021. This record-breaking sale marks a milestone in the world of blockchain and NFT art.

 

Prominent NFT art pseudo-collector Punk6529 is said to be the buyer.

 

 

“The Goose has had a historic journey so far, through some key moments in NFT history, and I think its journey is just beginning”, he said in a statement.

 

 

Click here to read the full article on Luxus Plus Magazine.

 

Featured photo : © Sotheby’s

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