Cashing in on Celebrity: Ebay sellers part with Kennedy's artwork

  • September 21, 2009 11:57

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Painting by Senator Kennedy

HYANNIS, MASS. – In the few weeks since his death, paintings and prints by Senator Edward M. Kennedy have increased in value – not quite to the point of, say, an undiscovered Picasso, but enough that a few people put them up for sale on eBay and have gotten from just over $500 to more than $5,000...

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