A 1913 painting by Nazi Germany's dictator Adolf Hitler sold for 32,000 euros (A$39,635) in a Slovak internet auction on Sunday, the Darte auction house said.
The starting price for the painting titled Maritime Nocturno was set at 10,000 euros (A$12,386), while an expert put its value at 25,000 euros (A$30,965), said Darte, which sold the painting in a closed VIP auction.
The mixed-media painting depicts a full moon over a glittering seascape.
"The painting has been offered for sale by an unnamed family of a Slovak painter who probably met Hitler personally when he was struggling to become an artist in Vienna during the early 20th century," Darte owner Jaroslav Krajnak said earlier.
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"I look at him as an artist - in 1913, when Hitler painted this picture, he didn't know what would become of him in the decades to come," he added.
The auctioning house already sold a painting by Hitler from the same family collection last year for 10,200 euros (A$12,63).
Sunday's auction also offered a painting by Pablo Picasso for 15 million euros (A$18.58 million).