The world’s largest painting has been auctioned in Dubai for $ 62 million (approximately மில்லியன் 52 million), the auction organizer announced on Tuesday. It is the work of British painter Sacha Jaffrey.
The journey of humanityThe so-called work consists of seventy areas and an area of 1,595.76 square meters, covering an area of approximately four basketball courts.
According to auction organizers, $ 62 million in revenue is more than double what was previously expected. Proceeds will go to charities that help children.
Andre Abbott, a Frenchman living in Dubai, bought seventy acres at an auction at the Atlantis The Palm Resort on Monday. The work was on display in the ballroom of a luxury hotel. Initially it was thought that the painting would be sold in parts.
“The painting was so powerful when I saw it, that in my view it would have been wrong to separate those parts,” said Uptown, a cryptocurrency company owner and former stockbroker.
Artist Geoffrey first hoped to raise $ 39 million for health initiatives, plumbing and education projects for children in poorer parts of the world. Children from 140 countries contributed to the largest painting online.
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