A Saudi prince has been revealed to be the buyer of the world's most expensive painting, priced at $450 million.
This particular prince reportedly did not have a history of collecting art and was a friend of Saudi Arabia Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.
The painting is expected to arrive at the Louvre in Abu Dhabi, a museum in the United Arab Emirates.
A Saudi prince has been revealed as the buyer of the world's most expensive painting, priced at a staggering $450 million in an auction at the world-famous Christie's Auction House in November.
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