Freud, Lucian (1922- ) - 1952 Portrait of the Artist John Minton
Lucian Freud, one of Englands greatest 20th century painters is the grandson of Sigmund Freud.
Realist painter Lucian Freud, famed for his nudes of family and friends, dies aged 88
In recent years, his paintings commanded staggering prices at auction, including one of an overweight nude woman sleeping on a couch that sold in 2008 for £17.2m.
Lucian Freud ou l'ivresse de la chair
La disparition du peintre britannique Lucian Freud (petit-fils de Sigmund), en juillet 2011, est celle du dernier grand figuratif du XXe siècle. Sa prédilection pour les nus hors norme, les chairs débordantes, lui valut d'être taxé d'obscénité. Ce qui n'enlève rien à la puissance de se[...]
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Lucian Freud Portraits: Painted Life
The geometry of innocent flesh on the bone – Bob Dylan It was to be his last painting. As always, in his inimitable style, after a cursory charcoal sketch he went straight to paint, working f…
Girl with Starfish Necklace, 1952 (oil on panel)
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Episode 1: Lucian Freud's ‘Woman in a White Shirt’
When the 11th Duke of Devonshire commissioned Lucian Freud to paint a portrait of his wife, 38-year-old Deborah, Duchess of Devonshire, it was an unorthodox choice. The young artist was just beginning to build a reputation with his raw, utterly human realism. When it was revealed, the picture…