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Andy Warhol’s Triple Elvis Artwork Sold for $81.9 Million at Christie’s

Andy Warhol’s 1963 Triple Elvis Artwork sold for $81.9 million at Christie’s auction of postwar and contemporary art in New York on Wednesday. In addittion to “Triple Elvis (Ferus Type)“, another Warhol’s work – “Four Marlons” brought $69.6 million. The nearly 7-foot-high portraits were acquired by German casino company WestSpiel in the 1970s for one of its casinos. Works by Willem de Kooning and Cy Twombly also broke auction records for the artists.

Andy Warhol's Triple Elvis Artwork Sold for $81.9 Million at Christie's
Christie’s said the auction which featured 82 individual pieces, brought in a total of $852.9 million (£540 million), breaking its record for an sale of art of its kind.

Andy Warhol's Triple Elvis Artwork Sold for $81.9 Million at Christie's Andy Warhol's Triple Elvis Artwork Sold for $81.9 Million at Christie's

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Aleksandra Arsenovic graduated with a degree in economics and has a master degree in tourism. Since she worked as a travel agent, she has traveled around the world and developed an interest in luxurious hotels and exotic destinations. As a big fashion fan, Aleksandra loves expensive and luxury fashion items. As an editor of Extravaganzi she shares her knowledge about travels, fashion and accessories.

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