According to the Tatler, former model and Mick Jagger consort Jerry Hall is selling three Lucien Freud works and some Warhol prints during Sotheby’s October sale. Here’s the PR squib that’s been put out:
MICK JAGGER’s ex-wife JERRY HALL is selling off her impressive art collection in a bid to simplify her life. The former supermodel has amassed numerous famous works over the years, including two Andy Warhol prints and three Lucian Freud pieces. And they’re among the artworks she’s auctioning off at Sotheby’s in October (10).
Hall tells Tatler magazine, “It’s all a process of simplifying my life.
Colin Gleadell doesn’t explain in the Telegraph why the bookmaker Victor Chandler is selling five works by Lucien Freud in Thursday’s Sotheby’s sale in London. Nor does he explain just how all of the paintings came to be in Chandler’s possession when Freud was known to be a heavy gambler and loser (though he does point out that at least two were bought from a dealer.) Continue Reading