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11/05/2015 Picasso's The Women of Algiers sells for $179.3 million at Christies

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Picasso Painting Auctioned for Record $179 Million

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ART - Pablo Picasso's painting "The Women of Algiers" smashes art auction World Record

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'The Women Of Algiers (Version 0)' In All Its Glory

The Women of Algiers (Les Femmes d'Alger) is a series of 15 paintings and numerous drawings by artist Pablo Picasso. One of the paintings, 'Version O', was sold for $179.3 million to the former Qatari prime minister, Hamad bin Jassim bin Jaber Al Thani.
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