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15/11/2018 Hockney's "Pool with Two Figures" smashes records

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David Hockney painting sells for $90M, smashing auction records

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Hockney painting expected to break auction records

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Christie’s to auction most expensive painting by living artist

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David Hockney pool painting soars to $90 mln, record for living artist

David Hockney's painting Portrait of an Artist was sold at Christie’s for $90.3 million, surpassing the previous auction record for a living artist of $58.4 million, held by Jeff Koons for one of his “Balloon Dog” sculptures. The painting was originally sold for $20,000 in 1972.
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