Known for paintings marked by an immediately recognizable thick nearly grotesque impasto frank auerbach creates visceral fluid works that capture the essence of a person or place. The below artworks are the most important by frank auerbach that both overview the major creative periods and highlight the greatest achievements by the artist artwork description analysis eow estella stella olive west was auerbachs first obsession as a painterly subject this work . Painter frank auerbach has made some of the most resonant and inventive paintings of recent times of people and urban landscapes he works every day constantly returning to a narrow range of subjects landscapes near his studio in north london and a relatively small number of sitters whom he will . Like many post world war ii artists auerbach saw little need to make sharp distinctions between figuration and abstraction instead using boldly gestural strokes and thick impastos of paint to render his subjects auerbach painted psychological portraits and moody landscapes that captured the cultural weariness and melancholia of the time brought on by the devastations of the war
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