Mystery Buyer of $450 Million ‘Salvator Mundi’ Was a Saudi Prince

Mystery Buyer of $450 Million ‘Salvator Mundi’ Was a Saudi Prince

A spokeswoman for Christie’s, the auction house that sold “Salvator Mundi,” said it did not comment on the identities of any buyers or sellers without their permission. Prince Bader did not respond to a detailed request for comment. But as...
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The Upstart Saudi Prince Who’s Throwing Caution to the Winds

The Upstart Saudi Prince Who’s Throwing Caution to the Winds

But analysts around the region debate whether the headlong rush might be driven more by a desire to consolidate power before a possible royal succession, desperation for cash to pay for his plans or simply unchecked ambition to put his...
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Saudi King’s Son Plotted Effort to Oust His Rival

Saudi King’s Son Plotted Effort to Oust His Rival

And the collection of so much power by one young royal, Prince Mohammed bin Salman, has unsettled a royal family long guided by consensus and deference to elders. “You may have now such a concentration of power within one branch...
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