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THE HUMAN CONDITION Lucian Freud - there's all of life in Freud's painting of skin. His 'lived in' bodies are the opposite of our media's obsession with perfection. Lucianfreud, Artists, Lucien Freud, Cheesy Chicken, 1986 1987 Lucian, Triple Portraits, Painting Techniques, 19861987 Lucian, Lucian Freud
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How Lucian Freud's portrait of the Queen divided critics – Telegraph Blogs
Both sitter and painter have seen too much, are easily, stoically bored. They know the shape they're in. This is a painting of experience."
Lucian Freud, on my "Artists I'm Not so Fond of" board. Not supposed to post nudes on Pinterest, which is fine because they are my least favorite. Why don't I love this amazing artist, something about hearing he'd been known to harass his models ... my psychological ICK flag went up.
Lucian Freud (1931-1952), "Girl in bed" (1952). This is a portrait of his then spouse, Lady Caroline Blackwood, who went on to become a major writer, and who subsequently married Israeli pianist Israel Citkowitz and, in her third marriage, poet Robert Lowell. [Wikipedia]
by Lucian Freud____ The veins in the hand and the folds/bags around the eyes.... I can't stop looking at this. Incredible use of color and brush work... Image detail for -sad news lucian freud one of the greats of british post war painting ... -repinned by LinusGallery.com #art #artists #oilpainting