@francisbacon PRICES ON #BACON AND #EGGS SKY HIGH IN #LONDON

  1. #Bacon $142,857 per square inch
  2. #Eggs $388,250 each (package of 4)

On 1 July 2015, a 1975 Francis #Bacon “Self Portrait” 14” x 12” sold for $24 million at Sotheby’s, #Bacon priced @ $142,857 per inch.

Lucien #Freud “Four Eggs On A Plate” 4” x 6” at same Sotheby’s auction, sold for $1,553,027. #EGGS Priced @ $388,250 each

Francis Bacon and Lucien Freud

Others of note for same auction.

#Warhol 1964 Diptych 8 Flowers, silkscreen ink on canvas 14 ¼” x 14” sold $2,269,084. Price per flower is $283,635.

Eggs by Jean Michael #Basquiat priced (6) eggs at $1,475,296 per egg! (Lot 47 sold for $8,851,781)

Details on Blouin link: http://www.blouinartinfo.com/news/story/1190757/sothebys-big-but-bruising-contemporary-art-evening-sale-in

Images on Sotheby’s link: http://www.sothebys.com/en/auctions/2015/contemporary-art-evening-auction-l15022.html#&page=all&sort=lotNum-asc&viewMode=list&lot=9&scroll=2943

Courtesy the Diego Voci Project www.diegovociproject.com on YouTube and Google.

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