Turning Figure
Artwork: Turning Figure
Size: 198 x 147.5 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1963
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Marlborough Fine Art Ltd, London; Private Collection, London; Thomas Gibson Fine Art Ltd, London; Galerie Beyeler, Basel and Thomas Ammann Fine Art, Zurich (acquired from the previous on 1 May 1985); Acquired from the previous by the present owner on 22 April 1986
Exhibition history: London, Marlborough Fine Art Ltd, Francis Bacon: Recent Work, July - August 1963, n.p., no. 1 (text) and illustrated in colour (cover); Hamburg, Kunstverein, Francis Bacon: Gemalde 1945-1964, January - February 1965, n.p., no. 47 (text); Stockholm, Moderna Museet, Francis Bacon: Malningar 1945-1964, February - April 1965, p. 31, no. 49, illustrated; Dublin, The Municipal Gallery of Modern Art, Francis Bacon, April - May 1965, n.p., no. 46 (text) ; Basel, Galerie Beyeler, Francis Bacon: Retrospektive, 12 June - 12 September 1987, n.p., no. 15, illustrated in colour

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Date: 2020-02-11
Lot Number: 23