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The Guardian rubbishes Jack Vettriano's work

“His work is like Hopper without the emotion, and sleazy to boot, but Jack Vettriano is as popular as ever.” Which artist could the Guardian be talking about ? Jack Vettriano ? The article declares his work should carry a health warning. “Careful: this painting may make you think you are looking at art.” Just to round off the whole thing , it says” we should not make the mistake of classing him as a major – or even decent – artist.” Good job poor Jack’s got a thick skin – he must have by now

Vettriano's Bluebird at Bonneville painting in Auction

Terence Conran, who is renovating his Bluebird Restaurant in London, will sell Jack Vettriano paintings. The seven paintings produced for Conran in 1997 helped to make him famous, Sotheby’s said in a statement.They show the Bluebird cars that Malcolm Campbell drove in the 1920s and 1930s, breaking the land speed record nine times. Vettriano’s paintings will be sold on Aug. 29 in Perthshire, Sotheby’s said. The restaurant is being refurbished for its 10th anniversary.

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