"Three Studies for a Portrait of Lucian Freud"

"Three Studies for a Portrait of Lucian Freud"

Sotheby's via Bloomberg

The center painting of the triptych "Three Studies for a Portrait of Lucian Freud" by Francis Bacon. The work was estimated to sell for between 7 million pounds and 9 million pounds at Sotheby's auction ``Looking Closely: A Private Collection'' in London on Feb. 10, 2011.