Mikhail Baryshnikov - Mikhail Baryshnikov To Sell Art To Fund Arts Centre

Artwork from the collection of dancer/actor Mikhail Baryshnikov is to be auctioned off to help fund the ballet star's New York arts centre.
Petr Petrovich Vereshchagin's 19th century painting of St. Petersburg, which Baryshnikov purchased in the 1970s, is to be sold at Sotheby's on 12 April (11) as part of a Russian art sale.
It is expected to fetch up to $500,000 (£312,500).


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