UK’s The Anguished Man Just Might Be the Most Haunted Painting Ever

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Ghosts aren’t limited to haunting just houses these days. Claims of ghostly residents have plagued a variety of inanimate objects from dolls, to statues, to furniture, to paintings, and it’s far more prominent than you might think.

One man thinks he just might be in possession of one of these objects. “The Anguished Man” was bestowed upon UK resident Sean Robinson by his grandmother, who must have really hated him. The story goes that she had been given the painting with the knowledge that the artist had used his own blood mixed with oils and then committed suicide soon after completing the piece. The Robinson family alleges that everything from strange noises to shadowed figures, fog, and downright evil follow the painting wherever it resides.

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Maureen Elsberry

Adventure seeker, outdoors junkie, UFO journalist, space geek. Co-host of the webseries Spacing Out! and Uncovering Aliens on The Science Channel and Animal Planet.

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