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In pictures: Rock legend David Bowie's art collection at Sotheby's auction house

The auction house said that around 400 items from Bowie's private collection would go on the block in a three-part sale on November 10 and 11.

In pictures: Rock legend David Bowie's art collection at Sotheby's auction house
Visitors and Sotheby's employees look at artworks from the collection of late British singer David Bowie during a preview exhibition at Sotheby's auction house London on July 20, 2016. Hundreds of items from late rock legend David Bowie's art collection, which includes pieces by modern masters and more eclectic fare, will go under the hammer, Sotheby's said Thursday. The auction house said that around 400 items from Bowie's private collection would go on the block in a three-part sale on November 10 and 11. (Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP/Getty Images)
In pictures: Rock legend David Bowie's art collection at Sotheby's auction house
A Sotheby's employee poses for a picture in front of an artwork from the collection of late British singer David Bowie, named 'SUNRISE IN THE MOUNTAINS, PICOS DE ASTURIAS' by British artist David Bomberg, executed in 1935, with an estimated price of 200,000-300,000 GBP (240,000-360,000 euros; 260,000-400,000 USD) Sotheby's auction house London on July 20, 2016. Hundreds of items from late rock legend David Bowie's art collection, which includes pieces by modern masters and more eclectic fare, will go under the hammer, Sotheby's said Thursday. The auction house said that around 400 items from Bowie's private collection would go on the block in a three-part sale on November 10 and 11. (Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP/Getty Images)
In pictures: Rock legend David Bowie's art collection at Sotheby's auction house
Sotheby's employees pose for a picture in front of a picture of the British singer David Bowie (R) and beside one of the artworks (L) he owned named 'BEAUTIFUL, SHATTERING, SLASHING, VIOLENT, PINKY, HACKING, SPHINCTER PAINTING' by British artist Damien Hirst executed in 1995 with an estimated price of 250,000-350,000 GBP (300,000-400,000 euro; 330,000-450,000 USD) at Sotheby's auction house in London on July 20, 2016. Hundreds of items from late rock legend David Bowie's art collection, which includes pieces by modern masters and more eclectic fare, will go under the hammer, Sotheby's said Thursday. The auction house said that around 400 items from Bowie's private collection would go on the block in a three-part sale on November 10 and 11. (Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP/Getty Images)
In pictures: Rock legend David Bowie's art collection at Sotheby's auction house
An artwork from the collection of late British singer David Bowie, named 'SUPER LAMP' by French artist Martine Bedin with an estimated price of 800-1200 GBP (1000-1400 euro; 1050-1600 USD) is seen at Sotheby's auction house in London on July 20, 2016. Hundreds of items from late rock legend David Bowie's art collection, which includes pieces by modern masters and more eclectic fare, will go under the hammer, Sotheby's said Thursday. The auction house said that around 400 items from Bowie's private collection would go on the block in a three-part sale on November 10 and 11. (Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP/Getty Images)
In pictures: Rock legend David Bowie's art collection at Sotheby's auction house
A visitor looks at an artwork from the collection of late British singer David Bowie, named 'TREVALGAN' by British artist Peter Lanyon, executed in 1951, with an estimated price of 200,000-300,000 GBP (240,000-360,000 euros; 260,000-400,000 USD) at Sotheby's auction house in London on July 20, 2016. Hundreds of items from late rock legend David Bowie's art collection, which includes pieces by modern masters and more eclectic fare, will go under the hammer, Sotheby's said Thursday. The auction house said that around 400 items from Bowie's private collection would go on the block in a three-part sale on November 10 and 11. (Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP/Getty Images)
In pictures: Rock legend David Bowie's art collection at Sotheby's auction house
Sotheby's employees pose for a picture in front of an artwork owned by the late British singer David Bowie, named 'HEAD OF GERDA BOEHM' by German-born British artist Frank Auerbach, executed in 1965, with an estimated price of 300,000-500,000 GBP (360,000-600,000 Euro; 400,000-650,000 USD) at Sotheby's auction house in London on July 20, 2016. Hundreds of items from late rock legend David Bowie's art collection, which includes pieces by modern masters and more eclectic fare, will go under the hammer, Sotheby's said Thursday. The auction house said that around 400 items from Bowie's private collection would go on the block in a three-part sale on November 10 and 11. (Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP/Getty Images)
In pictures: Rock legend David Bowie's art collection at Sotheby's auction house
Sotheby's employees pose in front of an artwork from the collection of late British singer David Bowie, named 'FOYER' by British artist Patrick Caulfield, executed in 1973, with an estimated price of 400,000-600,000 GBP (480,000-720,000 euro; 530,000-790,000 USD) at Sotheby's auction house London on July 20, 2016. Hundreds of items from late rock legend David Bowie's art collection, which includes pieces by modern masters and more eclectic fare, will go under the hammer, Sotheby's said Thursday. The auction house said that around 400 items from Bowie's private collection would go on the block in a three-part sale on November 10 and 11. (Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP/Getty Images)
In pictures: Rock legend David Bowie's art collection at Sotheby's auction house
Visitors look at a painting owned by late British singer David Bowie, named 'Air Power' by US artist Jean-Michel Basquiat executed in 1984 with an estimated price of 2.5-3.5 million GBP (3-4 million Euros; 3.3-4.6 million USD) at Sotheby's auction house in London on July 20, 2016. Hundreds of items from late rock legend David Bowie's art collection, which includes pieces by modern masters and more eclectic fare, will go under the hammer, Sotheby's said Thursday. The auction house said that around 400 items from Bowie's private collection would go on the block in a three-part sale on November 10 and 11. (Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP/Getty Images)