NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 20: People attend an auction of American Furniture and Folk Art and John James Audubon's "The Birds of America" at Christie's Auction House on January 20, 2012 in New York City.... more 
NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 20: People attend an auction of American Furniture and Folk Art and John James Audubon's "The Birds of America" at Christie's Auction House on January 20, 2012 in New York City. "The Birds of America", which depicts more than 400 life-size North American species in four volumes, was purchased at auction Friday for $7.9 million. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images) less 
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