World's Most Expensive Paintings


June 9, 2016

Expired 3.0 40 x
It is a world glimpsed only occasionally, in fleeting news headlines when a home, museum or collection is hit, and valuable or famous works disappear. But it is a story of our times: of desire, money, greed, and of humanity’s undying love affair with beautiful works of art. Alastair Sooke will investigate the meaning of value in art, the possible motivations behind art theft and question whether – in a world where paintings sell for hundreds of millions of dollars - stealing paintings is the ul...