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The Grotesque Beauty of Francis Bacon

Irish painter Francis Bacon has, to put it mildly, a certain amount of esteem laid upon him. His works are highly regarded and for a short while he held the record for having the most expensive piece of art sold, the “Three Studies of Lucian Freud”, which went for almost $142.5 million in 2013. He […]
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(NEW YORK) — A 1969 painting by Francis Bacon has sold for over $142 million in New York, a record for most expensive artwork ever sold at auction. “Three Studies of Lucian Freud” was sold at Christie’s postwar and contemporary art ...

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A work by the late British painter Francis Bacon set a new world record for the most expensive artwork ever sold at auction. His iconic 1969 triptych “Three Studies of Lucian Freud” sold for $142.4 million at Christie’s to Acquavell...

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