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In this image made available Wednesday June 5, 2013 by the auction house Sotherby's shows the chimpanzee Mikki in Red Square Moscow in this undated image. They're askew and out of focus, but a set of photos taken by a talented Russian chimpanzee sold at auction Wednesday June 5, 2013 for 50,000 pounds ($76,680). The blurry images of Moscow's Red Square by simian snapper Mikki were part of a sale of Russian photography at Sotheby's in London. (AP Photo/Sotherby's)

Chimp's pics sell for $76,000 at London auction

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LONDON (AP) -- They're askew and out of focus, but a set of photos taken by a talented Russian chimpanzee sold at auction Wednesday for 50,000 pounds ($76,680).

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The blurry images of Moscow's Red Square by simian snapper Mikki were part of a sale of Russian photography at Sotheby's in London.

They were snapped up by a Russian buyer.

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