Photographer sells picture of potato for $1 millionBy Mason White 5:26 AM January 27, 2016
|$1 million potato photograph|
By: Mahesh Sarin
(Scroll down for video) A photographer of Ireland, announced that he managed to sell a picture of a potato for $1 million.
47-year-old Kevin Abosch Photo, named his potato photo “Potato #345 (2010).”
He placed the photo on display in his studio in Paris, France.
When one of his clients came to visit him in the studio, he immediately fell in love with the potato photo. The buyer was told that the price was non-negotiable at just over $1 million.
The man, who was not identified, agreed to buy it and walked out with the picture.
Abosch revealed that he likes potatoes because just as people, they all look different, but are immediately identifiable as the essence of the same species.
He said that during his career as a photographer, he has taken photos of many potatoes, but Potato #345 (2010) was his favorite.