Lucian Freud

Wikioo.org - The Encyclopedia of Fine Arts - Artist, Painter  Lucian Freud

Style: Expressionism;Realism;Surrealism

Place: Berlin

Born: 1922

Death: 2011

Nationality: Germany

Biography:

Lucian Michael Freud, OM, CH (8 December 1922 – 20 July 2011) was a German-born British painter. Known chiefly for his thickly impastoed portrait and figure paintings, he was widely considered the pre-eminent British artist of his time. His works are noted for their psychological penetration, and for their often discomforting examination of the rel...