Lucian Freud

One of the most significant figurative painters of our time is artist Lucian Freud (grandson of Sigmund Freud).

Self-Portrait: Reflection, oil painting by Lucian Freud:

"I would wish my portraits to be of the people, not like them... As far as I am concerned, the paint is the person."  - Lucian Freud

The Interior, by Lucian Freud (above)