Most Expensive Living Artist – Lucian Freud

Lucian Freud has become the most expensive living artist at auction with his “Big Sue” painting. The large naked woman painted on a couch is called “Benefits Supervisor Sleeping” and sold for $33.6m or £17.2m at Christies last week. The sitter is Sue Tilley and she sat for Freud over a four year period.Continue Reading

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This guy must work for a celebrity gossip magazine or a fashion magazine. How to lose weight while still stuffing your face with junk food. Pity it wasn’t that easy in real life ;-) Continue Reading

Benefits Supervisor Sleeping Painting

big sue painting by lucian freud

Benefits Supervisor Sleeping by famous British artist Lucian Freud. Painted in 1995.
Also called Big Sue
151 x 219 cm or 59 x 86 inches
Oil on canvas
Bought by the Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich for $33,641,000 in 2008.Continue Reading