Frank Auerbach

British, b. 1931

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Bio

Known for paintings marked by an immediately recognizable thick, nearly grotesque impasto, Frank Auerbach creates visceral, fluid works that capture the essence of a person or place. Sent to England to escape Nazism as a child, Auerbach rarely …

Established
Established representation
Represented by industry leading galleries.
Auction
High auction record
£3.7m, Christie's, 2017

Notable works

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Career highlights
User
Solo show at a major institution
Tate Britain, and 2 more
Group
Group show at a major institution
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and 6 more
Institution
Collected by a major institution
Tate, and 1 more
Publication
Reviewed by a major art publication
Artforum, and 2 more
Fair
Included in a major biennial
Venice Biennale National Pavilion, and 1 more
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