Kate Moss yoga statue sells for 577,000 at Sothebys

Worth more than its weight in gold: Kate Moss yoga statue sells for 577,000 at Sotheby’s

The statue of Kate Moss, called Mircrocosmos (Siren), was sold to an anonymous Asian telephone bidder for 577,250

The statue of Kate Moss, called Mircrocosmos (Siren), was sold to an anonymous Asian telephone bidder for 577,250

Marc Quinn, pictured with his Siren statue, intended for it to question the value we place on materials like gold during the credit crunch

Marc Quinn, also created a life-size 50kg version of the statue called Siren (pictured), that version went on display at the British Museum

Model behaviour: Kate Moss pictured in Gloucester over the weekend

Model behaviour: Kate Moss pictured in Gloucester over the weekend