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Frank Auerbach

Tate Britain, London

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Frank Auerbach (b 1931, Berlin) is a British artist who has made some of the most vibrant, alive and inventive paintings of recent times. Often compared to Francis Bacon and Lucian Freud in terms of the revolutionary and powerful nature of his work, his depictions of people and the urban landscapes near his London studio show him to be one of the greatest painters alive today. Read more.

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(1965), Frank Auerbach

Mornington Crescent (1965), Frank Auerbach © Frank Auerbach, courtesy Marlborough Fine Art

(2003), Frank Auerbach

Head of William Feaver (2003), Frank Auerbach © Frank Auerbach, courtesy Marlborough Fine Art

(2010), Frank Auerbach

Hampstead Road, High Summer (2010), Frank Auerbach © Frank Auerbach, courtesy Marlborough Fine Art

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