Well, this is exciting!
Manet's 'Le Printemps' is to be sold at auction. The portrait, painted in 1881, has been owned by the same family for a century.
Christies' are predicting (i.e. 'hoping for'?) $35million.
Pshaw! I for one don't think they have to worry. I predict this blows
the previous record, around $32mill if memory serves, out of the water!