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Rock star David Bowie's art collection on show in Hong Kong

This comes ahead of a $12.5-million London auction next month.

FILE: Musician David Bowie. Picture: AFP.

HONG KONG - Auctioneers showcased a selection of art belonging to the late British rock star David Bowie in Hong Kong on Wednesday, ahead of a $12.5-million London auction next month.

Air Power, a painting by New York artist Jean-Michel Basquiat with an estimate of at least $3.3 million, was among the handful of items featured by Sotheby's.

The auctioneers placed a low estimate of £10 million to £15 million on the 10 and 11 November auction of a collection of more than 350 pieces.

Bowie, the Starman, Rebel Rebel and Space Oddity singer, died in January, aged 69, after an 18-month battle with cancer.

WATCH: Bowie's personal art collection showcased in Hong Kong

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