Study Of A Figure
Artwork: Study Of A Figure
Size: 106.7 x 96.6 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1954
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Victor Willing, London; Obelisk Gallery, London; Brook Street Gallery, London; Galatea Galleria d'Arte, Turin; Agnelli Collection, Turin; Private Collection, Italy (acquired from the previous); Thence by descent to the present owner
Exhibition history: Turin, Galatea Galleria d'Arte Contemporanea, Selezione 5: Bacon, Carra, Dali, De Chirico, Ernst, Feininger, Gruber, Kirchner, Klee, Magritte, Moore, Nicholson, Nolde, Schiele, Schlemmer, Sutherland, Tanguy, January - February 1964, n.p., no. 1 (incorrectly titled as Lottatore); Rome, Galleria Il Fante di Spade, Francis Bacon, October - November 1966, n.p., no. 7 (text); Monaco, Grimaldi Forum Monaco, Francis Bacon: Monaco and French Culture, July - September 2016, pp. 40 and 227, no. 14, illustrated in colour; Bilbao, Museo Guggenheim Bilbao, Francis Bacon: De Picasso a Velazquez, September 2016 - January 2017, p. 77, no. 19, illustrated in colour

Sotheby's London

Date: 2018-06-26
Lot Number: 28