Self-Portrait, 1958, Frank Auerbach. Courtesy of the Daniel Katz Gallery, London. © Frank Auerbach, courtesy Marlborough Fine Art

A School of London?


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Andrea Rose, former director of visual arts at the British Council, introduces the works and personalities of the painters presented in London Calling: Francis Bacon, Lucian Freud, Leon Kossoff, Michael Andrews, Frank Auerbach, and R.B Kitaj. Rose, who knew and worked with all of these artists, describes their undeviating focus on painting from observation.

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