Two Studies For Portrait Of Clive Barker
Artwork: Two Studies For Portrait Of Clive Barker
Size: 35.6 x 30.5 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1978
Marks: Each panel signed 'Francis Bacon' and titled and dated '1978' on the reverse
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : In two parts
Provenance: Clive Barker (gift from the artist in 1978); Private Collection, Switzerland; Brook Street Gallery, London; Sale: Sotheby's, New York, May 5, 1986, lot 41A; Acquired at the above sale by A. Alfred Taubman
Exhibition history: London, Felicity Samuel Gallery, Clive Barker: 12 Studies of Francis Bacon. Francis Bacon: 3 Studies of Clive Barker, October 16 - December 1, 1978 (as a triptych); London, Thomas Gibson Fine Art, Francis Bacon, 1985, illustrated in color

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2015-11-04
Lot Number: 70
Low Estimate: $4000000 [+2%]
High Estimate: $6000000 [-31%]
Hammer Price: $4100000
Sold For: $4842000