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Three Studies For A Portrait

Francis Bacon-Three Studies For A Portrait-1976

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Three Studies For A Portrait
Size:
each: 35.5 x 30.5 cm
Medium :
Oil on canvas, in three parts
Creation Year:
1976
Marks
(i) Signed, titled, inscribed and dated 'Study for Portrait Left panel from front Francis Bacon 1976.' (on the reverse); (ii) signed, titled, inscribed and dated 'Study for a portrait Center Panel Francis Bacon 1976.' (on the reverse); (iii) Signed, titled, inscribed and dated 'Study for Portrait right panel from Front Francis Bacon 1976.' (on the reverse)
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Marlborough International Fine Art, Vaduz; Marlborough-Gerson Gallery, New York; Private Collection, Europe (acquired from the previous in 1977); Acquired from the previous by the present owner in 1994
Exhibition History :
Paris, Galerie Claude Bernard, Francis Bacon: oeuvres recentes, 1977, no. 16 (illustrated in colour, unpaged)

Christie’s London

Date:
2018-03-06
Lot Number :
25
Low Estimate :
$13,972,400[-13%]*
High Estimate :
$20,958,600[-42%]*
Hammer Price :
$12,140,471
Sold For :
$13,984,636*