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10 Most Strange Paintings That Were Sold For Millions 

The Earth without art is just 'eh.' 

10 Most Strange Paintings That Were Sold For Millions 
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"Art is not what you see, but what you make others see." Art is subjective and it is worth a good price. Recently, while I was looking at some of the great pieces of art, I came across something that initially gave me a good laugh but later on, I was pissed off.

Here, I've compiled some of the weird-looking artworks that were sold for millions.    

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1. Untitled by Cy Twombly- 468.3 crore 

1. Untitled by Cy Twombly- 468.3 crore 

Created in 1970, this painting was created using a white wax crayon. 

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2. Mark Rothko created Orange, Red, Yellow which was sold for 583.1 crore. 

2. Mark Rothko created Orange, Red, Yellow which was sold for 583.1 crore. 
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David Pincus purchased this color field painting on May 8, 2012. This beautiful piece of art was created in 1961 by Mark Rothko.

3. Interchanged by Willem de Kooning- 2,013 crore. 

3. Interchanged by Willem de Kooning- 2,013 crore. 
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This piece of art was completed in 1955, and it measures 200.7*175.3 centimeters. In September 2015, it was sold by David Geffen.The highest price for a painting received till date.

4. No. 5 by Jackson Pollock-939.4 crore 

4. No. 5 by Jackson Pollock-939.4 crore 
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Completed in 1948, this painting was created by an American painter, Jackson Pollock, who has contributed a lot to abstract expressionist movement.

5. Woman III by Willem de Kooning- 922.6 crore

5. Woman III by Willem de Kooning- 922.6 crore
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Kooning made six paintings between 1951 and 1953 and all the six artworks had a common theme, woman. Initially, this painting was a part of Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art Collection, but it was later on sold to David Geffen. In November 2006, he sold the painting to Steven A. Cohen. 

6. Onement Vi by Barnett Newman-294 crore  

6. Onement Vi by Barnett Newman-294 crore  
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This color field painting was completed in 1953 in the US. The dimensions of the painting are 304.8*259.1 cm.

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7. Concetto spaziale, Attese by Lucio Fontana- 10 crore 

7. Concetto spaziale, Attese by Lucio Fontana- 10 crore 
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This painting measures 125*250.8 cm. 

8. Blood Red Mirror by Gerhard Richter- 7.3 crore 

8. Blood Red Mirror by Gerhard Richter- 7.3 crore 
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9. Peinture (Le Chien) by Joan Miro- 14.7 crore 

9. Peinture (Le Chien) by Joan Miro- 14.7 crore 
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Painted in 1927, this work of art was sold for 14.7 crores. 

10. White Fire I by Barnett Newman- 25.5 crore.  

10. White Fire I by Barnett Newman- 25.5 crore.  
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Barnett Newman is a famous abstract expressionist and a color field painter. This color field painting was sold for 25.5 crores.

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