Ecce Mono Painter Sells Painting for $1,427
Much like the Overly Attached Girlfriend, Cecelia Gimenez, the lady who accidentally painted a Monkey Jesus this summer, is using her internet fame for good rather than evil. After selling an original painting on eBay, she plans to donate all $1,427 earned to charity.
So there’s good news and bad news. The good news is $1,427 more has been raised for charity. The bad news is we live in a world where somebody will pay $1,427 for a painting by the Monkey Jesus lady. To be fair, it is somewhat better than her attempt to restore the Ecce Homo fresco in her church:
And, just in case you don’t believe us, here are the final results of the auction: