In general, Art comes in different forms and one such form is painting. It’s a way of expressing all your ideas and emotions through lines, colours and other tools in order to create a perfect visual presentation.
In present days, people are very much keen about paying a huge amount for the paintings crafted by famous artists in the world. But when most respected art works come for sale they are kept in an open bidding and a recent auction reveals that price of paintings goes far beyond the basic expectation price when it is sold through open auction.
The list below gives information about paintings that are sold either through public auctions or private sales. It was ordered by the consumer price index inflation to adjust the money of paintings in value of million US dollars.
Here is the complete list of most famous and expensive paintings in recent times.
The Card Players:
Artist Name: Paul Cezanne
Year: 1892 - 1893
Sold Price: $267 Million
No. 5, 1948:
Artist Name: Jackson Pollock
Sold Price: $160.8 Million
Artist Name: Williem de Kooning
Sold Price: $157.9 Million
Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I:
Artist Name: Gustav Klimt
Sold Price: $154 Million
Few other expensive paintings on the list include Potrait of Dr.Gachet, Bal Du Moulin De La Galette, The Scream and Potrait of Joseph Roulin.