Lucian Freud - Double Portrait - 1985-86  RIP 20.07.2011 with such a vast body of work it's hard to have a favourite. he was a master to rival the greatest.

Lucian Freud - Double Portrait - 1985-86 RIP 20.07.2011 with such a vast body of work it's hard to have a favourite. he was a master to rival the greatest.

Pregnant Girl, 1960-61, as   Actual Painting of Lucien Freud's Wife while pregnant with daughter Bella.

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Pregnant Girl, 1960-61, as Actual Painting of Lucien Freud's Wife while pregnant with daughter Bella.

It’s in this period that Freud’s brushstrokes become increasingly forceful, and the volume of paint on the canvas increases, so that it seems to almost shape the contours of skin or hair . In the portrait of the artist Frank Auerbach, his powerful forehead dominates the canvas. The two men had been friends since the mid-1950s, were great admirers of each other’s work and saw each other frequently. It was at the time he made this portrait that Freud began to use Cremnitz white, a dry…

Lucian Freud Portraits: Painted Life

It’s in this period that Freud’s brushstrokes become increasingly forceful, and the volume of paint on the canvas increases, so that it seems to almost shape the contours of skin or hair . In the portrait of the artist Frank Auerbach, his powerful forehead dominates the canvas. The two men had been friends since the mid-1950s, were great admirers of each other’s work and saw each other frequently. It was at the time he made this portrait that Freud began to use Cremnitz white, a dry…

lucian freud...go see at the National Portrait Gallery London. MARVELOUS> RAW> MIND BLOWING

lucian freud...go see at the National Portrait Gallery London. MARVELOUS> RAW> MIND BLOWING


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Lucian Freud - Portrait of John Deakin, 1963-64

Lucian Freud portraits the Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna

I like how the blue and reds in the face give the figure a lifelike feel. It also interests me at what the figure is looking at. Why are you looking off into the distance?

I like how the blue and reds in the face give the figure a lifelike feel. It also interests me at what the figure is looking at. Why are you looking off into the distance?

Self-Portrait, Reflection Artist: Lucian Freud Start Date: 2003 Completion Date:2004 Style: Expressionism Genre: self-portrait Technique: oil Material: canvas

R.I.P. Lucian Freud

Self-Portrait, Reflection Artist: Lucian Freud Start Date: 2003 Completion Date:2004 Style: Expressionism Genre: self-portrait Technique: oil Material: canvas

Lucien FruedGirl with Cat, 1947Oil on Canvas, 16 x 12 inches

Lucien FruedGirl with Cat, 1947Oil on Canvas, 16 x 12 inches

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