J.M.W. Turner painting fetches $54 million at London auction

December 3, 2014 7:04 PM

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J.M.W. Turner painting fetches $54 million at London auction

A major oil painting by J.M.W. Turner sold Wednesday for $54 million at Sotheby's in London, the auction house said, breaking a previous record for the artist.

The sale comes amid renewed interest in one of Britain's greatest artists, sparked by an acclaimed film biopic.

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