Two Studies for Portrait
Artwork: Two Studies for Portrait
Size: each 35.5 x 30.5 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1976
Marks: Signed, titled and dated '2 studies for portrait 1976 Francis Bacon' (on the reverse of each canvas)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Diptych
Provenance: Collection of the artist; Galerie Claude Bernard, Paris; J. Komkommer, Antwerp; His sale; Sotheby's, London, 2 July 1987, lot 695; Private collection; Richard Gray Gallery, New York; Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition history: Paris, Galerie Claude Bernard, Francis Bacon, Oeuvres Recentes, January 1977, no. 11 (illustrated in color)

Christie's New York

Date: 2015-11-10
Lot Number: 29
Low Estimate: $12000000
High Estimate: $18000000
Hammer Price: Not Sold