This painting is thoroughly amazing, the flesh tones upon the model really works and is very realistic but unrealistic. The tones vary which is why the painting works.

October 2013 ☞ Art, Painting ☞ Duarte Vitoria is a painter from Oporto, Portugal. He is represented by Witzenhausen Gallery New York and Amsterdam. More awesome work of Duarte Vitoria.

detail Lucien Freud, 'Leigh Bowery'

Love the tones in this, especially as I want to focus on the nose and mouths of human faces

Lucian Freud - Painter's Mother II

The Painter's Mother II - Lucian Freud, 1972 also reminds me very much of my…

Lucian Freud. Head of a woman (Lady Anne Tree) 1950

huariqueje: “ Lady Anne Tree (Head of a Woman) - Lucien Freud , 1950 British, Oil on canvas ” Art is sexy