Sculptures are two or three dimensional depiction of figurative or abstract forms. Mankind has been creating sculptures from pre-historic epochs. A branch of visual arts, sculptures can be prepared using a wide array of materials including wood, stone, molding clay, marble, plaster, casting metal and / or ceramics. Some sculptors even work with extremely expensive materials like gold and platinum to create their unique masterpieces. Sculptures can range in size from the small to the colossal. The most expensive sculpture in the modern world sold for a mind-boggling price of 104 million USD. To know more about the costliest sculptures ever sold, click the link given below.