Some of Pablo Picasso’s works are shown before the start of a Sotheby’s auction on October 23, 2021. Photo: AFP
Some of Pablo Picasso’s works are shown before the start of a Sotheby’s auction on October 23, 2021. Photo: AFP

Picasso painting of lover, 10 other works fetch over US$100 million at auction

  • The Sotheby’s auction took place two days before the 140th birthday of the Spanish artist on October 25
  • It was part of a bid by hotel group MGM Resorts to further diversify its collection to include more art from women, people of colour, LGBT and disabled artists

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Some of Pablo Picasso’s works are shown before the start of a Sotheby’s auction on October 23, 2021. Photo: AFP
Some of Pablo Picasso’s works are shown before the start of a Sotheby’s auction on October 23, 2021. Photo: AFP
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