” I would wish my portraits to be of the people, not like them. Not having a look of the sitter, being them. “


” The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real. “


” When I look at a body it gives me choice of what to put in a painting, what will suit me and what won’t. “


” I never think about my style but just try and make the pictures look believable. “



All 4 Lucian Freud Quotes about Look in picture


I would wish my portraits to be of the people, not like them. Not having a look of the sitter, being them.
The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.
When I look at a body it gives me choice of what to put in a painting, what will suit me and what won
I never think about my style but just try and make the pictures look believable.

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