Painted Screen
Artwork: Painted Screen
Size: each panel: 183 x 61 x 2.8; overall: 183 x 183 x 2.8 cm
Medium: Oil on plywood with metal hinges
Creation year: 1929
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Executed circa 1929
Provenance: Eric Allden, London; Roy de Maistre, London (until 1968); Francis Elek, London; Thence by descent to the present owner (on long-term loan to Tate Britain since 2009)
Exhibition history: Lugano, Museo d'Arte Moderna, Francis Bacon, 1993, p. 136, no. 3 (illustrated in colour, p. 19; illustrated, p. 136); Milan, Palazzo Reale, Bacon, 2008, p. 229, no. 3 (illustrated in colour, p. 85); London, Tate Britain, Francis Bacon: Early Works, 2009-2010

Christie's London

Date: 2018-10-04
Lot Number: 49