Francis Bacon by Lucian Freud (1952)
“I remember Francis Bacon would say that he felt he was giving art what he thought it previously lacked. With me, it’s what Yeats called the fascination with what’s difficult. I’m only trying to do what I can’t do.”  - Lucian Freud

Francis Bacon by Lucian Freud (1952)

I remember Francis Bacon would say that he felt he was giving art what he thought it previously lacked. With me, it’s what Yeats called the fascination with what’s difficult. I’m only trying to do what I can’t do.”  - Lucian Freud

rustybreak:

Francis Bacon by Lucian Freud.

rustybreak:

Francis Bacon by Lucian Freud.

primitivemeesh:

RIP Lucian Freud

primitivemeesh:

RIP Lucian Freud

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