Rhine River – This Photo is Worth $4.3 Million

We do believe photos are treasured in life that will put memories forever. The value are priceless even scratches and damages in a photograph that was taken cared for years.

But here the one in the news online was unbelievable when it hit the jackpot price for the most price photo of all the photos in the world. Price: $4.3 million.

photo rhine river

Credit: Christie's shows

The scene was a photographed by German artist Andrea Gursky located in Rhine river taken in 1999. When participated in the auction in Christie’s shows entitled “Rhein II”, it became the highest price photo of all time beating the previous topnotch “Untitled” of Cindy Sherman which fetched $3.8 million in May.

The photo “Rhein II”, the chromogenic color print face-mounted to acrylic glass has a pre-sale estimate between $2.5 million to $3.5 million. The winning buyer was not disclosed.

The multi-million photo of Gursky is one of the six edition photographs in which four are found in major museums which includes the Museum of Modern Art in New York and the Tate Modern in London.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *