Turning a New Leaf, Jerry Hall to Shed Her Art Collection Next Week at Sotheby’s


LONDON (AP).- Model Jerry Hall will auction some of her art collection next week, including a famous portrait by Lucian Freud that shows her nude when she was eight months pregnant. The auction will also include works by Andy Warhol, Damien Hirst, David Bailey and other prominent artists collected by Hall, ex-wife of Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger. The works will be sold Oct. 15-16 as part of a larger contemporary art sale, Sotheby’s spokesman Simon Warren said. Sotheby’s specialist Oliver Barker said the Lucian Freud portrait called Eight Months Gone is the centerpiece of the auction and is expected to fetch more than 300,000 pounds ($460,000). “It’s a wonderful painting,” he said. “It was exhibited shortly after it was done