Frank Auerbach

1 portrait on display in Room 40 at the National Portrait Gallery

Frank Auerbach, by Frank Auerbach, 1994-2001 - NPG 6611 - © Frank Auerbach / Marlborough Fine Art (London) Ltd / National Portrait Gallery, London

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

Frank Auerbach

by Frank Auerbach
pencil and graphite, 1994-2001
30 1/8 in. x 22 3/4 in. (764 mm x 577 mm)
Given by the Art Fund, 2002
Primary Collection
NPG 6611


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

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

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Acknowledging the difficulty of 'chasing one's own shadow', self-portraits are a rare aspect of Auerbach's work and this drawing is only one of five in existence.

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