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Celia Paul (1959-), Artist

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Artist; Paul was born in India and from 1976 to 1981 attended the Slade School of Art in London. Using a muted, earth-toned palette and often set in domestic environs, Paul's paintings carry deep emotional intensity that have drawn comparisons with the artist Gwen John (1876-1939). Paul formed a relationship with Lucian Freud whilst he was her tutor at the Slade and features in several of his portraits.

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D32159

Celia Paul

by Celia Paul
etching, 2002
NPG D32159

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Lucian Freud (partner)

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