A woman looks at the painting "Nafea faa ipoipo"
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Gauguin's most expensive painting - in 45 seconds

A painting of two Tahitian girls by the French artist Paul Gauguin has been sold for $300m (£197m), making it the most expensive work of art ever sold.

Nafea Faa Ipoipo, or When Will You Marry?, was painted in 1892 and had been owned by a Swiss collector.

Unconfirmed reports suggest it was sold to a museum in Qatar.

  • 07 Feb 2015
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