American innovator and business magnate Paul G Allen is most known for his contributions to the technological world as the co-founder of Microsoft. However, Allen was also a dedicated philanthropist with over $2.65 billion worth of donations made before his death in 2018. His estate has continued his work, most recently through the sale of Allen’s masterpiece art collection, "Visionary: The Paul G Allen Collection," all the proceeds of which will be donated to charity, as per his wishes.
Christie’s $1 Billion Paul G Allen Estate Sale Projected to be Largest in Auction History
The upcoming "Visionary: The Paul G. Allen Collection" sale features $1 billion worth of art from the tech tycoon's personal collection.