Two Studies For A Self-Portrait
Artwork: Two Studies For A Self-Portrait
Size: 35.5 x 30.5 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1970
Marks: Signed, titled and dated 1970 on the reverse of each panel
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : In two parts
Provenance: Marlborough Fine Art Ltd., London; Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1970
Exhibition history: Paris, Galeries Nationales du Grand Palais; and Dusseldorf, Kunsthalle Dusseldorf, Francis Bacon, October 1971 - May 1972, p. 131, no. 103, illustrated; London, Marlborough Fine Art Ltd., Francis Bacon 1909-1992: Small Portrait Studies, October - December 1993, n.p., no. 20, illustrated in color and n.p., illustrated in color (detail of the left panel)

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2016-05-11
Lot Number: 8
Low Estimate: $22000000 [+40%]
High Estimate: $30000000 [+3%]
Hammer Price: $31000000
Sold For: $34970000