epa03006595 (FILE) A file picture dated 22 October 2002 shows visitors looking at paintings, entitled Maeda Primavesi (1912, L) and Adele Bloch Bauer II (1912), by Austrian artist Gustav Klimt (1862-1918) during the opening of the exhibition ‘Gustav Klimt – Landschaften (Gustav Klimt – Landscapes)’ at the Oberes Belvedere in Vienna, Austria. Klimt’s 150th birth anniversary will be celebrated in 2012 with special exhibits in eight Viennese museums, reports state on 17 November 2011. EPA/BARBARA GINDL [ Rechtehinweis: (c) dpa ]

Last summer, Oprah Winfrey sold a Gustav Klimt portrait – called “Adele Bloch-Bauer II” – for $150 million to a Chinese collector, in one of the biggest private art deals of 2016. Winfrey and the U.S. dealer who engineered the sale…

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