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'My Bed' by Tracey Emin to be lent to Tate in London
'My Bed' by Tracey Emin to be lent to Tate in London

The collector who recently purchased Tracey Emin's provocative installation "My Bed" will be lending the artwork to the Tate in Britain on a long-term basis, the art organization announced on Tuesday. Emin's 1998 installation -- which features a messy bed accessorized with bottles, cigarette butts, a condom and underwear stained with menstrual blood -- was sold earlier this month for about $4.3 million as part of a Christie's auction of contemporary art in London. Charles Saatchi was the seller of "My Bed," having purchased the work more than 10 years ago for about $255,000, according to a report this month from the BBC. The Tate said in a release...

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