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Freud at Work: Lucian Freud in Conversation with Sebastian Smee

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Freud at Work is a rare glimpse into the life of one of the most celebrated—and most private—artists working today. Though in his eighties, this great figurative artist continues to paint with undiminished energy and discipline.

In 120 revealing black-and-white and color photographs taken in Lucian Freud’s London studio, and in a fascinating in-depth interview, we come to u
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Hardcover, 256 pages
Published November 7th 2006 by Knopf (first published October 24th 2006)
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Jennifer
Aug 20, 2010 rated it it was amazing
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This is a book my husband got me for our first Christmas together...one of the more recent books of his work. His etchings, paintings, graphite drawings, and some explanations of work as well as his life are included in this book. This book does not even begin to cover all the work he has accomplished, as I have an older book I got in London (where he resides) that covers a far larger series of work. However, this book was well put together and exemplifies some of his beautiful work and gives th ...more
Jill Polsby
Jul 29, 2011 rated it liked it
So- so interview with Lucian Freud who I guess was a pretty hard nut to crack. I wanted to know a lot more about him, where he got his unusual models, how long it took to do do some of the portrait work.....I need to read more about him.
Monica
Apr 30, 2008 rated it it was amazing
astounding! inspirational.
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