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.

Double Portrait by Lucian Freud, The girl here is Freud's daughter and one of their Whippets. I have a large framed copy of this. LOVE it. The Whippet looks just like one I had in the late too.

Lucian Freud

Lucian Freud- "I paint people not because of what they are like, not exactly in spite of what they are like, but how they happen to be.

Lucian Freud

Lucian Freud Portraits at National Portrait Gallery Feb-May 2012 Reflection (Self-portrait), 1985 Private Collection, Ireland © The Lucian Freud Archive.

Lucian Freud exhibit coming to National Portrait Gallery

Lucian Freud Portraits

Girl in Bed, Lucian Freud Portrait of Lady Caroline Blackwood, Freud’s wife from 1953 to 1958

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

Lucian Freud: Portraits; National Portrait Gallery

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'Portrait of Queen Elizabeth II' - 2001 - by Lucian Freud - Mlle-Some say my portrait style is like his.

Lucien Freud 'Girl with a Kitten' (1947) - his first wife Kitty Garman

Lucian Freud Portraits: Painted Life

Girl with a Kitten / Lucian Freud / 1947 / oil on canvas

Pluto and the Bateman Sisters - Lucian Freud, 1996

Lucian Freud "Pluto and the Bateman Sisters", 1996 (Great Britain, Expressionism, cent.


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