Woman with an Arm Tattoo
Lucian Freud - 1996
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The sitter is Sue Tilley, chief benefits officer in a job centre and the subject of Benefits Supervisor Sleeping although she is portrayed as an anonymous figure. The weight of her physicality is put under intense scrutiny, but there is also the contradictory sense of self-containment as she shuts her eyes and nonchalantly ignores the viewer\'s gaze
Owner/Location: Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery  (England - Birmingham)
Dates: 1996
Artist age:Approximately 74 years old.
Dimensions: Height: 70 cm (27.56 in.), Width: 91.5 cm (36.02 in.)
Medium: Drawing
Entered by: Member johnno on 12 August 2010.
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