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Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer II
In 2006, this portrait by Austrian artist Gustav Klimt went for $87.9 million at an auction in New York.

The 1912 painting is one of several portraits Klimt made of Adele Bloch-Bauer, the wife of a wealthy industrialist who sponsored the artist.

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Last updated February 04 2010: 2:08 PM ET
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