The World’s Most Expensive Photograph

The work of renowned German photographer from Leipzig Andreas Gursky titled “Rhine II” sold on November 8, 2011 at Christie’s New York auction for $4.3385 million. This panoramic photo of Rhine – one of the largest rivers in Europe – is one of the six editions created ​​in 1999 by Gursky. The glass-mounted work is 73 x 143 in. (185.4 x 363.5 cm).