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Once 'obscene,' this Modigliani just sold for more than $157 million

USATODAY.com Tuesday, 15 May 2018
A 1917 painting by Amedeo Modigliani of a reclining nude woman that was once considered obscene in Paris sold for over $157 million at an auction in Manhattan on Monday.
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Sotheby's sold a nude portrait by Amedeo Modigliani for more than $157 million, but it failed to set a new record for the artist. Fred Katayama reports.

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