Picasso painting sells for more than 28.5m at auction as prices for sought-after works soars

Picasso painting sells for more than 28.5m at auction as prices for most sought-after works soars Woman Sitting Near a Window sold at Sotheby's yesterdayPrices for sought-after works have soared in recent years sale for 41.5m US dollars (26.5m). 'Golden muse': Pablo Picasso's (right) 1932 piece Femme Assise Pres d'une Fenetre (Woman Sitting Near a Window) of his companion Marie-Therese Walter (left) sold for more than 28.5m ‘This particular portrait is a striking and notably modern-looking work from one of the artist's most celebrated periods.’ Nonetheless, it was comfortably the top lot of an evening when a series of works on paper by Austrian artist Egon Schiele arguably stole the limelight. MOST EXPENSIVE ARTWORK PRICETAGS No

Harry tops list of most popular boys" names of 2012 thanks to Royal"s cheeky antics

The Royal effect: Harry tops list of 2012's most popular boys' baby names (while mother-to-be Catherine rises 21 places) | UPDATED: 19:38 GMT, 11 December 2012 Having sparked such controversy with his naked antics in a Las Vegas hotel, you might think Prince Harry had fallen out of favour. But not among parents, it seems. For Harry has climbed two places to top the list of 2012's most popular boys' names, new figures show