Washington (ANI): Hollywood heartthrob Brad Pitt has bought a
painting at an international art show for almost 1 million dollars.
The 'Inglourious Basterds" star was among bidders at Art Basel, a
show featuring modern and contemporary works in Basel,
Pitt initially walked away from the Neo Rauch oil painting after
pondering the purchase for several minutes, according to the Wall
Street Journal. The actor eventually returned moments later to drop
956,000 dollars for the nine-foot piece, entitled Etappe, reports
The 1998 painting shows a swirling view of a driver behind a red
racecar, with workers nearby carrying hoses.