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Artwork inspired by bitcoin's 'BearWhale'

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Enter the BearWhale

After someone placed a $9 million sell limit order for 30,000 bitcoins on Sunday, the cryptocurrency community has begun to mythologize the incident. Calling the mysterious seller the "BearWhale," bitcoin enthusiasts and traders took to the Internet to commemorate the perceived battle against a big show of bearishness. Here are some of the works of art that sprung up in the days after the order was filled.

—By CNBC's Everett Rosenfeld
Posted 9 Oct. 2014

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