☛ “Three Studies For Portrait of Lucian Freud” by Francis Bacon, oil on canvas in three part, each 14″ x 11 7/8″, 1964 (dated on the reverse). Information retrieved from Sotheby’s Lot Notes. Hi-res reproduction retrieved from Antique and Art Ireland. On February 10, 2011, this painting was sold for £23 million ($37 million): Eight […]
☛ Lucian Freud. L’Atelier, Éditions du Centre Pompidou, Paris, 2010, p. 147 : “Naked Man, Back View”, 1991-1992, oil on canvas, 183,5 x 137,5 cm, New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art. See important update below. I want paint to work as flesh. […] I would wish my portraits to be of the people, not like […]
A photography of painter Lucian Freud in his atelier by long time assistant David.