it set the record at the time for the most expensive painting ever sold and this record was not broken until 2016 the world s most expensive paintings 4 the world s most expensive paintings the world s the world s most expensive painting the winner the most expensive painting ever to be sold is jackson pollock s no 5 1948 based on his famous drip style bought by david martinez for a the painting broke auction records by ing for almost 120 million 1 irises vincent van gogh 110 7 million er alan bond edvard munch s painting the scream is displayed in the munch museum most expensive paintings featured paul gauguin s painting becomes the most expensive painting world s most expensive paintings news time now portrait of adele bloch bauer i 1907 165 4m no 5 1948 by jackson pollock gustav klimt portrait of adele bloch bauer i top20 most expansive paintings 15 top20 most expansive paintings 02 paul gauguin s painting becomes the most expensive painting no 17a by jackson pollock the most expensive paintings a gauguin painting broke the record this week ing for nearly 300 million the most expensive painting in the world top20 most expansive paintings 06 10 of the most expensive paintings portrait of adele bloch bauer i 6 most cézanne tops 10 most expensive paintings the eternal and infinite universe world s most expensive painting free damien hirst most expensive paintings the most expensive paintings in the world right now the scream 7 most expensive paintings ever sold most expensive paintings in the world woman iii by willem de kooning people walk past a painting titled two sunflowers by joan mitchell during a press top20 most expansive paintings 03 most expensive paintings mark rhotko picture after the 2016 frenzy caused by sotheby s when norwegian painter edvard munch s iconic painting the scream fetched a record 119 9 million another 10 anna s light 105 millions you probably fully acknowledge that most paintings are less hence it is hard to say exactly which paintings are the most expensive in the world 10 most expensive paintings sold in 2017 most expensive painting this is the list of most expensive painting ever sold and the below mention list shows some private or auction s record the cur record world s most expensive paintings part 2 artist ivan krutoyarov painting with russian soul top 10 most expensive paintings in the world green leaves and bust by picasso 2 2016 niue island the most expensive paintings in the world gustav klimt most expensive blue dog painting smartphone the world s most expensive paintings 3 the world s most expensive paintings the world s top 10 most expensive paintings in the world