A painting by German artist Gerhard Richter has broken the record for the most paid at auction for a work by a living artist, according to
Sotheby's said the 1994 painting belonged to guitarist
The all-time top record-holder for a painting at auction was set last year with Cezanne's "The Card Players," which sold for more than $250 million. The previous record for a living artist was a U.S. flag painting by Jasper Johns that was sold for $28.6 million in 2010.
The flag painting had been part of the