• Picasso Painting Tops Basquiat With Monumental $115 Million USD Sale

    5 monthes ago - By Hypebeast

    Christie's New York recently launched the first installment of a three-day auction centering upon David Rockeller's premier private art collection. The Tuesday night event amassed a record-breaking $646 million USD in sales with 44 lots sold. The highlight of the auction is a rose period portrait by Pablo Picasso dubbed Young Girl with a Flower Basket (1905). The painting sold for a whopping $115.1 million USD, topping Jean-Michel Basquiat's Untitled (1982) skull painting which sold for $110.5 million USD last year and making it the second most expensive Picasso painting to ever sell at an...
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