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AUERBACH, Frank (<i>born</i> 1931), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
AUERBACH, Frank (born 1931), Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman

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German, 20th century, male.

Active in England.

Born 29 April 1931, in Berlin.

Painter (including mixed media), watercolourist, draughtsman. Portraits, nudes, urban landscapes.

London Group. London School.

[not available online]Frank Auerbach’s parents sent him to England in 1939 to escape from Nazi Germany under the Kindertransport scheme. He settled in London in 1947, where he studied under David Bomberg, and subsequently, at St Martin’s School

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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