Jackson Pollock’s 1948 painting entitled No. 5 1948 was arguably his greatest masterwork, the most vivid expression of the painter’s unique style. When it was sold by David Geffen in 2006, it became the world’s most expensive painting in history at a price-adjusted $149.70 million dollars.
- Artist: Jackson Pollock
- Year: 1948
- Year of Sale: 2006
- Sale Price: $140 million
- Currency Adjusted: $149.70 million