People look at sale highlight, the Ilya Efimovich Repin painting "Portrait of the Artist's Wife, Vera Repin, dated 1878" at the Sotheby's auction house in London, Friday, June 3, 2011. The piece is ... more 
People look at sale highlight, the Ilya Efimovich Repin painting "Portrait of the Artist's Wife, Vera Repin, dated 1878" at the Sotheby's auction house in London, Friday, June 3, 2011. The piece is estimated to fetch between 1 to 1.5 million pounds ($1.6-2.4 million) when it features in one of three Russian art sales taking place at Sotheby's in London from June 6 to 8. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Matt Dunham
Fri, Jun 3, 2011 7:23 AM EDT