So huge was interest that almost 30,000 people flocked to see the painting at Christie's showrooms in Hong Kong, London, San Francisco and NY, the auction house said. Christie's has exhibited the painting in Hong Kong, San Francisco, London and NY in the weeks prior to Wednesday's sale. The highest price paid for a work of art at auction had been $179 million, for Pablo Picasso's painting "Women of Algiers (Version O)" in May 2015, also at Christie's in NY.
Tech will host Western Athletic Conference regular-season champ Air Force (14-2-3) in the first round at 7 p.m. Thursday. The ACC earned an NCAA-record nine tournament bids for the second straight year, and seven of those nine teams are seeded in the top 12.
But despite a whiff of controversy surrounding the Chelsea owner, his record speaks for itself and this is something he reiterated to Drogba when the subject arose during their time together. And Antonio Conte's future has been the subject of plenty of speculation this year with his team well of the pace of Premier League leaders Manchester City.
P!nk's new album Beautiful Trauma has delighted fans and returned her to the pop charts, and to celebrate the " What About Us " singer rode shotgun with James Corden last night. 'I think I was like 22, and I was like, 'How are you guys? The singer later met her idol at a radio show in New Jersey: "I told him the first time I met him!" "Carey threw them out the window ", she recalled.
On Tuesday, Variety reported that the actress surrendered to authorities in Virginia, then was released on a $5,000 unsecured bond. As you may know, McGowan has been an outspoken voice in the movement against sexual assault and harassment after the allegations about Harvey Weinstein came to light.
On " Good Morning America ", Crews explained that in early 2016, Adam Venit , the head of the William Morris Endeavor Motion Picture Department, physically assaulted him during a Hollywood function. "And you get out", he continues, "and then you finally find freedom and someone says, 'Well, it must not be that bad". This is an abuse of power. Venit has since suspended from the Hollywood agency "following the internal investigation into the matter", WME confirmed to ABC News.