The 60-year-old The Macallan 1926 is hand-painted by the irish artist Michael Dillon and was sold at Cristies auction for 10 million. kr. It makes it the most expensive bottle of whisky ever sold. Michael Dillons the motif on the bottle is the scenery in Speyside with Macllans iconic building Easter Elchies house in the foreground.Several other Macallan bottlings were sold at the auction, fol.a. a 50-year to 600.000 kr.
It is not more than a month ago, a Macallan with a painting by the Italian Valerio Adami was sold for € 7.5 million. kr.