Most Expensive Paintings
1

Artist NamePaul Gauguin
Title Nafea Faa Ipoipo?
Size 39.7 x 30.3 in
Medium Oil on canvas
Dated 1892
Sale Channel Private Sale
Year of Sale 2015
Price  $ 300.00 million


2

Artist NamePaul Cezanne
Title The Cardplayers
Size 38.1 x 51.1 in
Medium Oil on canvas
Dated 1890
Sale Channel Private Sale
Year of Sale 2006
Price  $ 255.60 million


3

Artist NamePablo Picasso
Title Les femmes d'Alger (Version 'O')
Size 44.7 x 57.3 in
Medium Oil on canvas
Dated 1955
Sale Channel Christie's NY
Year of Sale 2015
Price  $ 179.36 million


4

Artist NameAMEDEO MODIGLIANI
Title Nu couché
Size 23.6 x 36.25 in
Medium Oil on canvas
Dated 1917-1918
Sale Channel Christie's NY
Year of Sale 2015
Price  $ 170.40 million


5

Artist NamePablo Picasso
Title La Reve
Size 38.1 x 51.1 in
Medium Oil on canvas
Dated 1932
Sale Channel Private Sale
Year of Sale 2013
Price  $ 158.53 million


6

Artist NameFrancis Bacon
Title Three studies of Lucian Freud
Size 78 x 58.1 in
Medium Oil on canvas
Dated 1969
Sale Channel Christie's NY
Year of Sale 2013
Price  $ 149.55 million


7

Artist NameJackson Pollock
Title No 5, 1948
Size 96 x 48 in
Medium Canvas
Dated 1948
Sale Channel Private Sale
Year of Sale 2006
Price  $ 140.00 million


8

Artist Name Willem de Kooning
Title No 5, 1948
Size Woman |||
Medium 68 x 48.5 in
Dated 1953
Sale Channel Private Sale via Larry Gagosian
Year of Sale 2006
Price $ 137.50 million



9
Artist Name Gustva Klimt
Title Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer |
Size 54 x 54 in
Medium Oil,Silver and Gold on Canvas
Dated 1907
Sale Channel Private Sale
Year of Sale 2006
Price $ 135.00 million


10

Artist NameEdvard Munch
Title The Scream
Size 36 x 29 in
Medium Oil, tempera and pastel on cardboard
Dated 1893
Sale Channel Sotheby's NY
Year of Sale 2012
Price  $ 122.58 million


11

Artist NameJasper Johns
Title Flag
Size 17.5 x 26.75 in
Medium Mixed media
Dated 1960-1966
Sale Channel Private Sale
Year of Sale 2010
Price  $ 115.68 million


12

Artist NamePablo Picasso
Title Nude, Green leaves and Bust
Size 64 x 51 in
Medium Oil on canvas
Dated 1932
Sale Channel Christie's NY
Year of Sale 2010
Price  $ 112.01 million


13

Artist NameAndy Warhol
Title Silver Car Crash
Size 105.25 x 164.25 in
Medium Silkscreened inks
Dated 1963
Sale Channel Sotheby's NY
Year of Sale 2013
Price  $ 110.86 million


14
Artist Name Pablo Picasso
Title Garçon à la pipe
Size 39.4 x 32 in
Medium Oil on Canvas
Dated 1904
Sale Channel Sotheby's
Year of Sale 2004
Price $ 104.20 million


15
Artist Name Pablo Picasso
Title Dora Maar au Chat
Size 50.5 x 37.5 in
Medium Canvas
Dated 1941
Sale Channel Sotheby's
Year of Sale 2006
Price $ 95.20 million


16
Artist Name Gustva Klimt
Title Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer ||
Size 54 x 54 in
Medium Oil,Silver and gold on Canvas
Dated1912
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2006
Price $ 87.60 million


17
Artist Name Francis Bacon
Title Triptych
Size
Medium Oil on Canvas
Dated 1976
Sale Channel European Art Gallery
Year of Sale 2008
Price $86.3 million


18
Artist Name Vincent van Gogh
TitlePortrait of Dr.Gachet
Size23.4 x 22 in
Medium Oil on Canvas
Dated1890
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 1990
Price $82.50 million


19
Artist Name Jasper Johns
Title False Start 
Dated 1961
Sale Channel Private sale via Richard Gray
Year of Sale 2006
Price $ 80.00 million


20
Artist Name Pierre-Auguste Renoir
TitleBal au moulin de la Galette, Montmartre
Size51 x 68 in
Medium Oil on fabric
Dated1876
Sale Channel Sotheby's
Year of Sale 1990
Price $78.10 million


21
Artist Name Peter Paul Rubens
Title Massacre of the Innocents
Dated 1611
Sale Channel Sotheby's
Year of Sale 2002
Price $ 76.70 million


22
Artist NameMark Rothko
TitleWhite Center (Yellow,Pink and Lavender on Rose)
Dated 1950
Sale Channel Sotheby's
Year of Sale 2007
Price $ 72.80 million


23
Artist Name Claude Monet
Title Le Bassin aux Nympheas
Dated 1919
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2008
Price $ 72 million


24
Artist NameAndy Warhol
TitleGreen Car Crash(Green Burning Car I)
Dated 1963
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2007
Price $ 71.70 million


25
Artist Name Vincent van Gogh
Title Portrait de l'artistesans barbe
Size40 x 31 in
Medium Oil on Canvas
Dated 1889
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 1998
Price $ 71.50 million


26
Artist NameWillem de Kooning
TitlePolice Gazette
Dated 1955
Sale Channel rivate sale
Year of Sale 2006
Price 63.50 million


27
Artist NamePaul Cezanne
TitleRideau, Cruchon et
Compotier
Size
Medium
Dated 1894
Sale Channel Sotheby's
Year of Sale 1999
Price $ 60.50 million


28
Artist Name Vincent van Gogh
Title A Wheatfield with Cypresses
Dated 1989
Sale Channel Private sale via Steven Mazoh
Year of Sale 1993
Price 57.00 million


29
Artist Name Pablo Picasso
TitleFemme aux Bras Croisés
Dated 1902
Sale Channel Christies
Year of Sale 2000
Price $ 55.00 million


30
Artist Name Vincent van Gogh
MediumIrises
Size28 x 37 in
Medium Oil on Canvas
Dated 1889
Sale Channel Sotheby's
Year of Sale1987
Price $ 53.90 million