Pascal Boyart, who final yr embedded a Bitcoin (BTC) wallet QR code in his work to earn passive earnings, stated he opted for the “treasure hunt” strategy to have a good time the tenth anniversary of the Bitcoin genesis block Jan. 3.
The Bitcoin is contained someplace within the wall mural “La liberté guidant le peuple 2019,” itself based mostly on Eugene Delacroix’s well-known portray as a logo of the French Revolution.
The situation of the mural is a secret, and anybody can piece collectively the clues to seek out it.
“…it’s as much as you to seek out the wall and the answer to the puzzle,” Boyart wrote.
The wallet address of the prize is public, with entrepreneur Alistair Milne encouraging Bitcoin customers to donate to the undertaking to extend the scale of the treasure. At press time, the pockets contained 0.28492509 BTC ($1,150).
Boyart is only one of varied figures from the artwork world who’ve used their work to advertise cryptocurrency. As Cointelegraph reported, final month noticed “the world’s least costly paintings” promote for Bitcoin utilizing the Lightning Network.
Unveiled in December, Mayer appealed to all the Bitcoin group to withdraw funds from third occasion wallets on Jan. Three to be able to take again management of their private keys.