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Selling England by the pound

Today John Constable’s The Lock, painted in 1824,

301 Moved Permanently

sold at Christie’s for £22.4 million. In the current art market of 301 Moved Permanently silly prices some lucky person got the bargain of their lives. Let us hope the picture will be placed in a museum, where people might enjoy it, instead of disappearing into a Swiss
warehouse as the investment bauble of some […]