- Associated Press - Monday, May 11, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) - A painting by Pablo Picasso and a sculpture by Alberto Giacometti could sell for $130 million or more at auction Monday. Only seven other works have sold at auction for $100 million or more. Christie’s is offering Picasso’s “Women of Algiers (Version O),” which it says could sell for more than $140 million. At the same sale, Giacometti’s life-size sculpture “Pointing Man” is estimated to bring $130 million.

Other pieces that have previously reached $100 million-plus auction record prices are:

-Francis Bacon, “Three Studies of Lucian Freud,” 2013, Christie’s, $142.4 million.

-Edvard Munch, “The Scream,” 2012, Sotheby’s, $119.9 million.

-Andy Warhol, “Silver Car Crash (Double Disaster),” 2013, Sotheby’s, $105.4 million.



-Pablo Picasso, “Nude, Green Leaves, and Bust,” 2010, Christie’s, $106.4 million.

-Alberto Giacometti sculpture, “Walking Man I,” 2010, Sotheby’s, $104.3 million.

-Pablo Picasso, “Man With A Pipe,” 2004, Sotheby’s, $104.1 million.

-Alberto Giacometti, “Chariot,” 2014, Sotheby’s, $100.9 million.

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