500-year-old master’s painting last seen publicly in 2009 recently sold for $45-million at Sotheby’s auction

Sandro Botticelli’s painting, “Man of Sorrows,” was sold last month at a Sotheby’s old master’s auction for $45.4 million, making it the second most expensive work by the painter to be sold at an auction. A total of three phone bidders joined the seven-minute battle for the 500-year-old painting at the live-streamed Master Paintings Part … Read more