Study from Innocent X
Artwork: Study from Innocent X
Size: 198 x 141.5 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1962
Marks: Titled and dated 1962 on the reverse
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Marlborough Fine Art Ltd., London; Julian J. and Joachim Jean Aberbach, New York; Acquired by the present owner's father from the above circa 1975
Exhibition history: London, Tate Gallery; Mannheim, Kunsthalle; Turin, Galleria Civica d'Arte Moderna; Zurich, Kunsthaus; Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum, Francis Bacon, May 1962 - February 1963, cat. no. 89, illustrated in color (as Red Pope on Dais, London); cat. no. 78, illustrated in color (Mannheim); cat no. 76, p. 181, illustrated in color (Turin); cat no. 77, illustrated in color (Zurich) and cat. no. 69 (Amsterdam) New York, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Francis Bacon, October 1963 - January 1964, cat no. 55, p. no.64, illustrated (as Man Dressed in Red on Dais) London, Tate Gallery, Francis Bacon, May - August 1985, cat. no. 38, n. p., illustrated in color Basel, Galerie Beyeler, Francis Bacon: Retrospective, 1987, cat. no. 14, n.p., illustrated in color

Date: 2007-05-15
Lot Number: 22