Portrait of Henrietta Moraes
Artwork: Portrait of Henrietta Moraes
Size: 165 x 142 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1963
Marks: Titled, inscribed and dated 'Portrait of HENRIETTA MORAES From Photograph by JOHN DEAKIN 1963' (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Marlborough Fine Art, London; Willy & Fann Schniewind, Neviges; Galerie Beyeler, Basel; Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1983
Exhibition history: London, Tate Gallery, Painting and Sculpture of a Decade: 54-64, 1964, no. 144, p. 132 (illustrated, p. 133); Siegen, Oberes Schloss, Francis Bacon, 1967, no. 7 (illustrated, p. 31); Recklinghausen, Stadtische Kunsthalle Recklinghausen, Zeitgenossen: das Gesicht unserer Gesellschaft in Spiegel der heutigen Kunst, 1970, no. 9 (illustrated in colour, unpaged); Paris, Galeries nationales du Grand Palais, Francis Bacon, 1971-1972, no. 49, p. 48 (illustrated in colour, p. 122); This exhibition later travelled to Dusseldorf, Kunsthalle Dusseldorf. Basel, Galerie Beyeler, Francis Bacon: Retrospektive, 1987, no. 17, (illustrated in colour, unpaged); Munich, Haus der Kunst, Francis Bacon 1909-1992 Retrospektive, 1996-1997, no. 40 (illustrated in colour, p. 137 and installation view illustrated, p. 305)

Date: 2015-05-13
Lot Number: 23

Date: 2012-02-14
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