Artwork: Head
Size: 83 x 66.5 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1949
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Robert Buhler, London (acquired from the artist studio circa 1951); Piccadilly Gallery, London; Luca Scacchi Gracco, Milan; Galleria La Medusa, Rome; Private Collection, Italy; Private Collection, New York; Private Collection, Canada; Sotheby's London, Contemporary Art Evening Auction, 26 June 2012, lot 46; Acquired from the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: Rome, Galleria La Medusa, Paragone: Inghilterra, Stati Uniti, June 1961; Milan, La Galleria del Credito Valtellinese, L'anormalita dell'arte, 1993, n.p., illustrated; Malmo, Konsthall, Francis Bacon, Marlene Dumas: The Peculiarity of Being Human, 1995, p. 29, illustrated, p. 83, illustrated in colour

Sotheby's Paris

Date: 2019-12-04
Lot Number: 7