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David Hockney: the £70 Million Living Man

He was already a household name, but in 2018 David Hockney also became the then most expensive living painter in the world. Throughout his sixty-year career, the artist has developed a unique style, becoming a star of contemporary art.

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The Most Expensive Old Master Female Artist

Élisabeth Vigée Le Brun was an immensely successful Rococo portraitist in the 18th and 19th centuries, commissioned to paint European royals, including Marie Antoinette, at a time when the field was limited to female artists.

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The Influence of Punk - Madonna in the 1980s

At any '80s' themed party today there will always be these types of characters: a guy dressed in the Top Gun jumpsuit, about ten people dressed in neon lycra and always at least one person adorned with pearls, fishnet tights and a scrunchie emulating the classic 'Madonna' look of the 1980s.

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