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Contorted Kate Moss Gold Sculpture Sells for Nearly $1 Mil

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Yep, you heard right: a gold sculpture of Kate Moss in a highly contorted yoga pose sold last week at a Sotheby's auction for £577,250, or $908,245 in US dollars. The artist, Marc Quinn, is a member of the YBAs (Young British Artists), the group better known for birthing art superstar Damien Hirst; and the sculpture weighs in at a hefty 10 kilograms of 18-caret gold. [Huffington Post]