Monday, August 10, 2020

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These Are The Top 20 Most Expensive Artworks In The World

Salvator Mundi by Leonardo da Vinci became the world’s most expensive artwork ever sold, going for $450.3 million at Christie’s auction house in New York.

Some art experts, dealers, and collectors questioned the authenticity of the 500-year-old rare masterpiece as truly a Da Vinci, but with a price tag that far surpassed initial estimates the concern now seems irrelevant.

The jaw-droppingly expensive work of arts.

These are the 20 most expensive artworks in the world:

  1. Salvator Mundi by Leonardo da Vinci ——– 450.3 million
  2. Interchange by Willem de Kooning ——– $300 million
  3. The Card Players by Paul Cézanne ——– $250 million
  4. Nafea Fan Ipoipo (When Will You Marry?) by Paul Gauguin ——– $210 million
  5. Number 17A by Jackson Pollock ——– $200 million
  6. No. 6 (Violet, Green and Red) by Mark Rothko ——– $186 million
  7. Pair of portraits of Maerten Soolmans and Oopjen Coppit by Rembrandt ——– $180 million
  8. Les Femmes d’Algers (“Version O”) by Pablo Picasso ——– $179.4 million
  9. Nu Couché by Amedeo Modigliani ——– $170.4 million
  10. Masterpiece by Roy Lichtenstein ——– $165 million
  11. Woman III by Willem de Kooning ——– $163.5 million
  12. Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I by Gustav Klimt ——– $160.4 million
  13. Le Rêve by Pablo Picasso ——– $159 million
  14. Portrait of Dr. Gachet by Vincent van Gogh ——– $151 million
  15. Adele Bloch-Bauer II by Gustav Klimt ——– $150 million
  16. Three Studies of Lucian Freud by Francis Bacon ——– $146.4 million
  17. Bal du moulin de la Galette by Pierre-Auguste Renoir ——– $143 million
  18. Garçon à la pipe by Pablo Picasso ——– $132 million
  19. The Scream by Edvard Munch ——– $125 million
  20. Reclining Nude With Blue Cushion by Amedeo Modigliani ——– $123 million

Dr. Amarendra Bhushan Dhiraj
CEO and editorial director of the CEOWORLD magazine, an extensively kudized author, noted journalist, syndicated columnist, and ostensible entrepreneur. Follow him on Twitter, Facebook or connect on LinkedIn.