Lucian Freud News
$142.4 Million Francis Bacon Buyer Identified?
Elaine Wynn reportedly bought "Three Studies of Lucian Freud," the most expensive art ever auctioned.
Costliest Painting Ever: Who Brought Home the Bacon?
billionaire business-savvy ex-wife of casino magnate Steve Wynn-she is the reportedly the owner of "Three Studies of Lucian Freud " by Francis Bacon, the most expensive piece of art ever auctioned, bringing in $142.4 million in November. Until
Rotterdam Art Heist: Stolen Masterpieces Likely Incinerated
decades, last October thieves stole a number of valuable paintings from the Rotterdam Kunsthal, including works by Lucian Freud , Paul Gauguin, Henri Matisse, Claude Monet and Pablo Picasso. Though suspects were arrested in the case, officials
Video Released of Daring Rotterdam Art Heist
London" Claude Monet: "Charing Cross Bridge, London" Paul Gauguin: "Femme devant une fenêtre ouverte, dite la Fiancée" Meyer de Haan: "Autoportrait" (c. 1889 - '91) Lucian Freud : "Woman with Eyes Closed" (2002).
Daring Art Heist Nets Picasso, Matisse
Claude Monet: "Charing Cross Bridge, London" 5. Paul Gauguin: "Femme devant une fenêtre ouverte, dite la Fiancée" 6. Meyer de Haan: "Autoportrait" (circa 1889 - '91) 7. Lucian Freud : "Woman with Eyes Closed" (2002).
The Global Note: Desperation In Homs…A380 Safety Checks…The Lost Lake…Austerity Vacations
engagement tonight - a visit to a major art exhibition being staged by one of her organisations. Kate will tour the Lucian Freud show at the National Portrait Gallery, London, which opens to the public tomorrow. The royal, who has a degree in
Lives of Note
Recalling Amy Winehouse, Lucian Freud , James T. Molloy and John Shalikashvili
Museums put varied genres in the picture
A new crop of museum exhibits to brighten a traveler's winter day. USA TODAY takes a look at a few: Art stars Lucian Freud : The Painter's Etchings Museum of Modern Art, New York Through March 10 He's best known as a portrait painter
GMA: "Behind the Palace Doors"
the parade. 32. The queen has sat for over 120 portraits during her reign. The most recent was painted in 2001 by Lucian Freud . 33. The first "royal walkabout" took place during the visit by the queen and the duke of Edinburgh to Australia
Morning Political Note: Jan. 21
analyst who wrote skeptically about Enron's prospects, complete with a photo that makes him look not wholly unlike a Lucian Freud painting. http://www.nytimes.com/2002/01/21/business/21OLSO.html, http://www.navigo.com