Gratuitous white glove shot (ctd.)

September 28 2015

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Picture: Telegraph

From the Telegraph and Sotheby's comes a new gem in the genre. To highlight the news that Sotheby's is to sell John Constable's own version of The Lock (est. £8m-£12m), we have here a photo of a Sotheby's porter (female, naturally) lifting the painting from the top and the side, all whilst up a ladder. Some feat. What did she have for breakfast?

Christie's recently sold another, better known, version of the painting for over £22m. Wonder what this one will make.

More here.

Update - I'm told it's not a porter, but a press officer.

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