Is It Warhol or Is It the Economy?

Liz Taylor? Overwrought, overrated and so yesterday. The painting by Andy Warhol, that is. Not the violet-eyed actress, whose portrait disappointed auction-goers at Christie's Tuesday night, selling for a mere $23.6 million -- nearly $2 million short of its lowest estimated value. "Liz" -- the 1963 portrait of a younger Taylor -- was reportedly owned by actor Hugh Grant, although Christie's would only say a private collector had offered it for sale. The portrait was meant to be one of the...Full Story
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