Lucian Freud

Royal Roundup: Prince William Arrives in the Falklands; Kate Stays Home with New Puppy

 

Prince William has arrived in the Falkland Islands for a six-week tour of duty, reports the Associated Press. The Duke of Cambridge’s deployment as a search and rescue helicopter pilot was expected but apparently began a bit earlier ...

Art World Pays Tribute To Lucian Freud

Lucian Freud, the figurative painter whose portrait work always showed his subjects carrying the full weight of gravity on their bodies, has died, aged 88. He was at home, and had been suffering from an as-yet unknown illness.