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The Secret Buyer of the Royal Opera House’s £13 Million David Hockney Is Its Own Board Chair—and He’s Lending It Back

In October, the Royal Opera House in London put a prized 1971 David Hockney painting up for sale at Christie’s to raise funds in a move that drew ire from certain cultural circles. The artwork, a portrait of the venue’s former general administrator, David Webster, went for £12.8 million ($17 million) … Read entire story.

Source: artnet News

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