Some paintings are very expensive. And there are few criteria that determine their worth including the authenticity and the artist. Talking about artists, Leonardo da Vinci is arguably one of the greatest minds and greatest artists of all time. Some of pieces have been sold for millions and millions of dollars. The painting was purchased by Saudi Prince, Prince Bader bin Abdullah bin Mohammed bin Farhan al-Saud.
But the piece painted by Leonardo da Vinci that is the worth the most, and holds the record for the most expensive painting ever is “Salvator Mundi”. This piece was painted by da Vinci in the 16th century. The painting depicts Jesus Christ as the Saviour of the World. Da Vinci depicts Jesus according to bible in1 John 1:14which reads ‘And we have seen and testify that the Father has sent his Son to be the Saviour of the World.’
The painting holds the record for the most expensive painting ever, and is the last da Vinci painting in private hands.