$28.2 Million Popeye Sculpture on Display at the Wynn

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Photo by Barbara Kraft

Seems like just yesterday that the Wynn acquired Jeff Koons’ three-ton paean to metallic balloon flowers, “Tulips.” But it was actually back in 2012. Apparently, like cellphone contracts, Steve Wynn is following the new-every-two rule for Koons sculptures. This time it’s a $28.2 million “Popeye,” and it’s even shinier than the iPhone 6.

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