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Kate Moss' Nude Photographs Sold a Total of 183,000

June 4, 2007 (6:51 am) GMT
Nude photographs of supermodel Kate Moss fetched a total of 183,000 ($366,000) at Christie's.

is highly priced, literally. Nude photographs of the troubled supermodel fetched a total of 183,000 ($366,000) when they went up for sale in a London auction Thursday May 31st.

Detailing on the auction took place in four separate lots, the six foot square photograph of a naked Moss, taken by Albert Watson, sold for 54,000 ($108,000), which was five times the amount auction house Christie's had expected.

In addition, a 1996 portrait of Moss entitled "Kate Moss (Hand on Neck)" went fetched 38,400 ($76,800), while a 1993 photo of her shot by Corinne Day for the cover of fashion magazine Vogue sold for 6,600 ($13,200).

However, the most expensive photos were a set of six prints showing Moss without make-up taken by Chuck Close in 2003 that went for 84,000 pounds ($168,000). They were originally estimated to go for only 20,000 ($40,000).

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