Francis Bacon
Artwork: Francis Bacon
Size: 54.7 x 43 cm
Medium: Conte crayon on paper
Creation year: 1951
Category: Drawings
Provenance: The Hon. Garech Domnagh Browne, Ireland (acquired directly from the artist in the 1950s); Thence by descent to the present owner
Exhibition history: Dublin, Irish Museum of Modern Art, The Moderns: The Arts in Ireland from the 1900s to the 1970s, 2011, p. 580, no. 99 (illustrated in colour, p. 163); London, Blain Southern Gallery, Lucian Freud Drawings, 2012, p. 215, no. 66 (illustrated in colour, p. 121 and p. 215). This exhibition later travelled to New York, Acquavella Galleries

Christie's London

Date: 2018-10-04
Lot Number: 34