After some impressive record-breaking sales this week at auction by living and deceased artists, another is expected to hit the big time at Christie’s. A chimpanzee, called Mikki. Mikki the chimpanzee’s rather blurry polaroid snap shots are pegged to bring in a hefty $75,000–100,000 at Sotheby’s. Here’s Mikki posing with his camera in Red Square:
And now head over to Hyperallergic to see some of Mikki’s quite beautiful work.