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Quiz: Could You Cut It as an Art-Buying Billionaire?

Play our game and see if you can estimate the values of 15 top lots from New York’s November auctions.
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Source: Sotheby's

Consider the painting with an auction estimate of $100 million, and then consider how much disposable cash you'd need to have on hand to afford it. $600 million? $700 million? $1 billion?

For most of the world, this is a purely academic question. For a select group of billionaires, however, it's an increasingly urgent one as Christie's, Sotheby's, and Phillips prepare their blockbuster fall auctions in New York, starting on Nov. 4. Over the course of more than two weeks, museum-quality paintings by Picasso, Modigliani, and hundreds of others will hit the auction block. Someone out there is about to spend a lot of money.