Art from Microsoft founder Paul Allen sells for $1.5 billion


              FILE - Two staff hang a Claude Monet 1904 painting 'Waterloo Bridge, temps couvert', for display at Christie's in London, Thursday, June 14, 2007. The painting was one of 60 pieces from the Paul G. Allen collection auctioned by Christie's in New York, on Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022, bringing $1.5 billion in a single night. It sold for $64.5 million. (AP Photo/Sang Tan, File)
            
              FILE - Two staff hang a Claude Monet 1904 painting 'Waterloo Bridge, temps couvert', for display at Christie's in London, Thursday, June 14, 2007. The painting was one of 60 pieces from the Paul G. Allen collection auctioned by Christie's in New York, on Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022, bringing $1.5 billion in a single night. It sold for $64.5 million. (AP Photo/Sang Tan, File)
            
              FILE - Two staff hang a Claude Monet 1904 painting 'Waterloo Bridge, temps couvert', for display at Christie's in London, Thursday, June 14, 2007. The painting was one of 60 pieces from the Paul G. Allen collection auctioned by Christie's in New York, on Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022, bringing $1.5 billion in a single night. It sold for $64.5 million. (AP Photo/Sang Tan, File)
            
              FILE - This undated photo provided by Christie's shows "La Montagne Sainte-Victoire" by Paul Cezanne, an oil on canvas from the Paul G. Allen Collection. The painting was one of 60 pieces from the Paul G. Allen collection auctioned by Christie's in New York, on Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022, bringing $1.5 billion in a single night. (Christie's/Courtesy of the Paul G. Allen Estate via AP, File)
            
              FILE - This undated photo provided by Christie's shows "Small False Start," 1960, by Jasper Johns, encaustic, acrylic and paper collage on fiberboard, from the Paul G. Allen Collection. The painting was one of 60 pieces from the Paul G. Allen collection auctioned by Christie's in New York, on Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2022, bringing $1.5 billion in a single night. (Christie's/Courtesy of the Paul G. Allen Estate via AP, File)