Investment pool with a difference: painting achieves top price

The art market is known for many scandals and unimaginable things. Now there was a new record. A new record has been set for an auction of a painting by painter David Hockney. The highest bidder for the work "Portrait of an Artist (Pool with two figures)" was priced around $ 90 million. The largest amount ever paid for a work of art by a still-living artist. The auction took place in the famous Christie's auction house.