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Wed January 30, 2013
Planet Money

For Sale: "U.S. Unemployment Rate," By Andy Warhol

Originally published on Fri February 1, 2013 8:27 am

via Christie's:

Andy Warhol (1928-1987)
U.S. Unemployment Rate
synthetic polymer on paper
23½ x 31½ in. (59.7 x 80 cm.)
Executed circa 1984.

It's going up for auction next month. Estimated sale price: $20,000-$30,000. If that's too much for you, you might consider "Medical Inflation," also on the block, and expected to go for $15,000-$20,000.

via @AnnalynKurtz

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