R.B. Kitaj

1 portrait

R.B. Kitaj, by Frank Auerbach, 1980 - NPG 6558 - © Frank Auerbach / Marlborough Fine Art (London) Ltd / National Portrait Gallery, London

© Frank Auerbach / Marlborough Fine Art (London) Ltd / National Portrait Gallery, London

R.B. Kitaj

by Frank Auerbach
etching, 1980
6 in. x 5 3/8 in. (151 mm x 137 mm)
Purchased, 1981
Primary Collection
NPG 6558


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  • R.B. Kitaj (1932-2007), Painter. Sitter associated with 6 portraits, Artist of 4 portraits.

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  • Frank Auerbach (1931-), Painter. Artist of 5 portraits, Sitter associated with 17 portraits.

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The American born painter and graphic artist Kitaj came to Britain in 1958. He was associated with the Pop Art movement and achieved international acclaim for his richly allusive, large-scale figure compositions of the 1970s and 1980s.

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