COLOR EMOTIONS IN PAINTING---------------Powerful Paintings by Andrew Salgado - Andrew Salgado is a Canadian artist based in London. His powerful, colourful portraits are focused on themes such as identity, sexuality and convalescence.
This is a portrait of Lucian Freud by Francis Bacon, Lucian Freud was a German Born British Expressionist artist, Known chiefly for his thickly impastoed portrait and figure paintings, he was widely considered the pre-eminent British artist of his time.
Jenny Saville, 'Bleach, Rough, quick layers of paint are applied thickly on a large-scale. I love the contrast in detail between the thick and thin paint, the eyes are precise and clear while the face and hair is slightly distorted and rough.