Lucian Freud, grandson of Sigmund, also explored the human psyche — through human physicality. His paintings were never called "nudes" — that's too polite. His subjects were "naked" — both physically and emotionally. His work divided critics and made him one of the most important artists of the 20th century.
Painter Lucian Freud Dies At 88
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