Mornington Crescent, Summer Morning II by Frank Auerbach

Auerbach moved to his first studio in Camden Town, North London, in 1954 and has painted there ever since.

Details

Medium:
Oil on board
Dimensions:
51.1 x 51.1 cm
Art Fund grant:
£44,000 ( Total: £70,500)
Acquired in:
2006
Vendor:
Marlborough Fine Art

His subjects include portraits and urban landscapes of the surrounding area. Mornington Crescent is located nearby, between Camden and King's Cross. The bright palette and vibrant, energetic style of this recent work contrast with his earlier paintings, known for their heavy impasto and earthy colours.

Provenance

The artist; Marlborough Fine Art, London.

Venue details

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