Eli and David, 2005 Colin Gleadell of London's Telegraph reports that the debut of ShContemporary, Shanghai's first art fair, surpassed all expectations. He also notes that a Lucian Freud naked portrait of a man with a dog was priced at.
'I've always wanted to create drama in my pictures, which is why I paint people. It's people who have brought drama to pictures from the beginning. The simplest human gestures tell stories.' Lucian Freud Self Portrait,