A Painting by Pollack at $250 Million
Tehran Modern’s collection of mostly American and European paintings and sculptures has been valued at more than $2.5 billion, Fars News Agency reported. A work by Jackson Pollack, the influential American painter and a major figure in the abstract expressionist movement, is valued at $250 million, the most expensive piece at Modern. The collection represents a century of works, spanning from 1870 to 1979.
Photo credit: A 1948 painting by Jackson Pollack. Tehran Modern holds a similar painting valued at $250 million.