Picasso painting sells for £28m at London auction

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A 1932 Picasso, Femme Assise Pres d'une Fenetre (Woman Sitting by a Window), has sold at auction in London for more than £28m ($45m).

Although the final bid was £25.5m, a buyer's premium took the final amount to £28.6m.

Sotheby's Helena Newman said she was "delighted" with the sale.

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