With every passing day, it is becoming clearer that the non-fungible token (NFT) industry has no end when it comes to success and growth. The industry has been gaining constant adoption and popularity, especially among the collectors’ sector.
Although the non-fungible token (NFT) service offers a vast variety of products that can be used in many ways in different sectors, yet digital artwork sector is the one gaining huge success.
This time, the NFT sector has made it to the headlines by pulling off a huge sale of an NFT based on Donald Trump. The Donald Trump-themed digital artwork ended up catching the eye of millions of users on the cryptocurrency platform. There were many fighting to get their hands on the NFT but there was only one lucky winner who managed to bag it.
The sources have revealed that the Donald Trump-themed digital artwork managed to sell for a whopping figure of $6.6 million. It has also be revealed that the digital artwork was sold through a resale deal and had even more popularity and demand during the process.
The artist that created the digital masterpiece for the Donald Trump-themed artwork was Beeple. Beeple has emerged as one of the most talented and gifted digital artwork designers. He has made a lot of names and gained a lot of popularity in the NFT sector for his digital artworks. Beeple just started popping up in the NEFT sector right at the beginning of the year 2021 and has gained so much success since then.
Right at the start of the current month, it was revealed that the digital artwork for the Donald Trump-themed NFT would be put on sale at Christie’s Auction House in the United Kingdom.
Christie’s Auction House is arguably the most prominent and popular auction house in the entire world. It was confirmed that the auction house will put the particular NFT on sale that has been titled “Everydays: The First 5,000 Days”.
The auction for the particular non-fungible token (NFT) artwork was scheduled to take place on February 25, 2021. It turned out that there were a lot of collectors who wanted their hands on the NFT and the NFT ended up gaining a lot of demand.
As a result, the platform responsible for the trading of the NFT “Nifty Gateway”, made a shocking announcement. The announcement that left many collectors angry and upset was that the NFT finally got sold at a huge price of $6.6 million. The Gateway confirmed that the sale of the NFT was carried out at a secondary market and that is where it was resold.
The recent sale of the NFT has left the previous owner “Pablo” with a huge amount of cash to count. Pablo stated that he had purchased the NFT back in October 2020 for a few thousand dollars.