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Lucian Freud (1922-2011), Artist

Sitter in 41 portraits
Artist of 4 portraits
Born in Berlin, the grandson of Sigmund Freud, who moved to England at the age of ten. Freud studied at Central School of Art and then the East Anglian School of Painting under Cedric Morris. His first one-man exhibition was at the Lefevre Gallery in 1944. In 1951 Freud won the Arts Council prize at the Festival of Britain and in 1954 his work was shown in the British Pavilion at the Venice Biennale. Celebrated for his clinically raw and intensely observed portraits, Freud was the subject of a major retrospective exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery in 2012.

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x135769

Lucian Freud

by Harry Diamond
vintage bromide print, 1974
NPG x135769

x135767

Lucian Freud; Frank Auerbach

by Harry Diamond
vintage bromide print, 13 May 1975
NPG x135767

x4114

Lucian Freud

by Harry Diamond
bromide print, 1975
NPG x4114

x128062

Lucian Freud; Queen Elizabeth II

by David Dawson
C-type colour print, 2001
NPG x128062

x126691

Lucian Freud

by David Dawson
C-type colour print, 2004
NPG x126691

x126692

Lucian Freud

by David Dawson
C-type colour print, 2004
NPG x126692

P422

Lucian Freud

by Bruce Bernard
cibachrome print, 1988
NPG P422

6638

Lucian Freud

by David Hockney
pen and ink, 2002
NPG 6638

x195263

Lucian Freud

by Francis Goodman
2 1/4 inch square film negative, circa 1945
NPG x195263

x195264

Lucian Freud

by Francis Goodman
2 1/4 inch square film negative, circa 1945
NPG x195264

x195265

Lucian Freud

by Francis Goodman
2 1/4 inch square film negative, circa 1945
NPG x195265

x194024

Lucian Freud; Lady Caroline Blackwood

by Unknown photographer
vintage print, 8 December 1953
NPG x194024

x44998

Lucian Freud

by Bruce Bernard
bromide print, 1990
NPG x44998