Paintings by 11year-old Boy Fetch More Than $600,000

Paintings by 11year-old Boy Fetch More Than $600,000

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A collection of 40 paintings by an 11-year-old boy has sold for more than a half million dollars (£390,000).

Kieron Williamson, from Norfolk, England saw his watercolors, oils and pastels sell on Friday in just a matter of minutes.

The child prodigy is worth about £2m after selling pieces at auction since the age of seven. His aspiration is to paint in Europe like his favorite French, Italian and Dutch masters.

(READ the story, with photos, at the BBC)

Story tip from Terry Peacock

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