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Lucian Freud

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This volume, with more than 400 reproductions, will be the most comprehensive publication to date on Lucian Freud, covering a span of seventy years and including many works not previously reproduced. The result is a corpus of great works that reveal him to be the premier heir today of Rembrandt, Courbet, and Cézanne. The book includes not only Freud’s paintings but also hi...more
Hardcover, 488 pages
Published November 6th 2007 by Rizzoli (first published 2002)
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Grady
Lucian Freud: Ave Atque Vale

From the news release: 'Lucian Freud, widely acknowledged as one of the greatest, most influential and yet most controversial British painters of his era, has died at his London home. News of his death, at the age of 88, was released by his New York art dealer, William Acquavella. The realist painter, who was a grandson of the psychoanalyst Sigmund Freud, had watched his works soar in value over recent years and, in 2008, his portrayal of a large, naked woman on a cou...more
Jonathan
I was and still am very influenced by Lucian Freud, less so now than when I first picked this book up. Great images and very informative on the life of the artist.
Michael Endo
The essay by Feaver isn't the most in depth look into Freud's oeuvre (I've never actually used that word before), but the reproductions are beautiful.
James Schneider
Beautifully curated and annotated, well printed. The medium drains the texture but the lines are astonishing.
Alberto Arredondo estrada
Maravillosa edicion del trabajo de Lucian Freud.
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