11/05/2015 Picasso's The Women of Algiers sells for $179.3 million at Christies
Picasso Painting Auctioned for Record $179 Million
ART - Pablo Picasso's painting "The Women of Algiers" smashes art auction World Record
'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.