"The content calls for added attention - not only mention of the "butcher cover" but decapitating Paul (Paul is dead etc.). The drawing looks off and the sig seems strange. Ballroom will know the hand."
"I think this was simply a case of two rich bidders in a bidding war. They probably didn't know what the "going rate" for such an item was or were so wealthy that it didn't matter anyway. Sotheby's have also had quite a few…"