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River Rhine pic worth $4.3mn

A 1999 photograph of the river Rhine, by German artist Andreas Gursky was sold for $4.3 million (Rs 21.5 crore) at Christie’s, New York, on Tuesday.

entertainment Updated: Nov 15, 2011 00:23 IST

A 1999 photograph of the river Rhine, by German artist Andreas Gursky was sold for $4.3 million (Rs 21.5 crore) at Christie’s, New York, on Tuesday.



It is the highest amount ever paid for any photograph sold on auction. Titled ‘Rhein II’, it’s a chromogenic colour print. The identity of the buyer was not disclosed.