Killer snakes, boozy beards and Da Vinci's record-smashing Christ – the week in art

By Jonathan Jones

Modigliani's nudes hit Tate Modern, Gilbert and George celebrate 50 years together, and Facebook bans Christmas robins – all in your weekly dispatch

Modigliani
This short-lived painter, who combined Cubism with the Renaissance nude, put sensuality into modernism.
Tate Modern, London, 23 November to 2 April.

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