Frank Auerbach (born 1931) Head of Lucian Freud 1960  charcoal and chalk on paper  78 by 56.2 cm. 30 11/16 by 22 1/8 in.  This work was executed in 1960.
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Frank Auerbach (born 1931) Head of Lucian Freud 1960 charcoal and chalk on paper 78 by 56.2 cm. 30 11/16 by 22 1/8 in. This work was executed in 1960.
Sold for £481,250 (US$ 798,668) inc. premium
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Lot Details
Frank Auerbach (born 1931)
Head of Lucian Freud
1960

charcoal and chalk on paper

78 by 56.2 cm.
30 11/16 by 22 1/8 in.

This work was executed in 1960.

Footnotes

  • Provenance
    Beaux Arts Gallery, London
    Acquired directly from the above by the present owner circa 1975

    Literature
    William Feaver, Frank Auerbach, New York 2009, p. 246, no. 91, illustrated in black and white


    A proportion of the proceeds from the sale of this work have been committed to a UK-based charitable trust which, since 1990, has been supporting projects for women's groups in Uganda and Ghana, and disabled people in Bangladesh.
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