The most expensive paintings ever sold at auction
One of Monet's paintings just sold for a record sum
One of Claude Monet's paintings was recently put up for auction, and was bought for a record-breaking sum. After an 8-minute bidding war, the iconic painting was bought for an astounding US$110.7 million, a world auction record for the artist.
If you're still taken aback by that staggering number, you're not alone. Check out this gallery to see the most expensive paintings ever sold at auction.
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