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Pablo Picasso

 Pablo Picasso – Dora Maar au Chat Pablo Picasso - Dora Maar au Chat

Painted in 1941 to capture the likelihood of his mistress, Dora Maar, who was seated on a chair with a cat perched on her shoulder. This particular portrait of her, which was one of many, was one of Picasso’s last paintings. This piece, which was owned by the Gidwitz family of Chicago, was sold by auction in 2006 through Sotheby’s, New York, for $95.2 million. This was double the pre-sale estimates. When adjusted for inflation, this equals $97 million. This ist in the my home in India, joke, joke…

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