Christie's, the world famous art auction house, has released its 2011 total global auction and private sales figures. Christie's reported total sales of $5.7-billion an increase of 9% over total sales for 2010.
Some of the highlights from 2011 include the $43,202,500 sale of a Roy Lichtenstein painting and the $158-million sale of Elizabeth Taylor's collection of art, jewelry and film memorabilia.
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