Most expensive artworks ever sold worldwide as of November 2013

The statistic illustrates the most expensive artworks ever sold at auction as of November 2013. As of November 2013, Francis Bacon's "Three Studies of Lucian Freud" was the most expensive artwork ever sold at a price of 142 million U.S. dollars.
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Most expensive artworks ever sold at auction worldwide as of November 2013
(in million U.S. dollars)
Artist "title of work"Sale in million U.S. dollars
Francis Bacon
"Three Studies of Lucian Freud"
142
Edvard Munch
"The Scream"
119.9
Pablo Picasso
"Nude, Green Leaves and Bust"
106.5
Alberto Giacometti
"Walking Man I"
104.3
Pablo Picasso
"Boy With A Pipe"
104.1
Pablo Picasso
"Dora Maar au Chat"
95.2
Gustav Klimt
"Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer II"
87.9
Mark Rothko
"Orange, Red, Yellow"
86.9
Francis Bacon
"Triptych"
85.9
Vincent Van Gogh
"Portrait of Dr Paul Gachet"
82.5
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