Francis Bacon

12 May, 2015

Women of Algiers tops auction sales, as booming market boosts list of world's priciest art

One-Minute Read
27 Apr, 2015

The two portraits are expected to fetch at least £30m after going on display in London and New York

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15 Nov, 2012

Sotheby's New York takes record $375m in a day as 'Teflon-coated' art market proves its resilience again

07 Aug, 2012

Shock of the New brought Hughes a mass audience, but he felt like piano player in a whorehouse

Lucian Freud self portrait black eye
One-Minute Read
20 Jan, 2010

Self-Portrait with a Black Eye goes on sale 32 years after fight with London taxi driver