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Study from Innocent X

Francis Bacon-Study from Innocent X-1962

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Study from Innocent X
Size:
198 x 141.5 cm
Medium :
Oil on canvas
Creation Year:
1962
Marks
Titled and dated 1962 on the reverse
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Marlborough Fine Art Ltd., London; Julian J. and Joachim Jean Aberbach, New York; Acquired by the present owner's father from the above circa 1975
Exhibition History :
London, Tate Gallery; Mannheim, Kunsthalle; Turin, Galleria Civica d'Arte Moderna; Zurich, Kunsthaus; Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum, Francis Bacon, May 1962 - February 1963, cat. no. 89, illustrated in color (as Red Pope on Dais, London); cat. no. 78, illustrated in color (Mannheim); cat no. 76, p. 181, illustrated in color (Turin); cat no. 77, illustrated in color (Zurich) and cat. no. 69 (Amsterdam) New York, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Francis Bacon, October 1963 - January 1964, cat no. 55, p. no.64, illustrated (as Man Dressed in Red on Dais) London, Tate Gallery, Francis Bacon, May - August 1985, cat. no. 38, n. p., illustrated in color Basel, Galerie Beyeler, Francis Bacon: Retrospective, 1987, cat. no. 14, n.p., illustrated in color

Sotheby's New York

Date:
2007-05-15
Lot Number :
22
Low Estimate :
$47,000,000[0%]*
Hammer Price :
$47,000,000
Sold For :
$52,680,000*