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The Most Outrageously Expensive Painting In History

Think of all the art in all the world and all of the prices that they go far at any given moment. 

Now think of artist Christopher Wool, who in 1992, created a block lettered word painting that says, "If you can't take a joke you can get the fuck out of my house." 

Do you know how much this painting sold for at a Christie's contempory art sale? 

$23.7 million: