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142 million dollars...for a painting?

Duration: 04:06

Art historian Brett Ashmeade-Hawkins tells us why a painting is worth £89m after Francis Bacon's Three Studies of Lucian Freud (1969), becomes the world's most expensive piece of artwork.

Available since: Wed 13 Nov 2013

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Up All Night 13/11/2013

The Commander of HMS Daring en route to the Philippines, plus a $140M painting.

First broadcast: 13 Nov 2013

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