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  • Description

    Portrait of the artist, Francis Bacon; head and shoulders to front. early 1980's Graphite; squared for transfer

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  • Date

    • 1980-1985
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 465 millimetres
    • Width: 351 millimetres
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  • Curator's comments

    Study relating to two oil paintings of 1982-3 and 1984-5 and a print in the Colony Room Suite of 1988 (1992,0125.57.3).

  • Location

    Not on display (British Roy PIX)

  • Exhibition history

    1991 Jan-Apr, BM, Recent Acquisitions (no cat.) 1993 Apr-May, Pallant House Gallery, Chichester, 'Michael Clark' (no cat.) 1998 Aug-Sep, Mid-Pennine Gallery, Burnley, 'Face the Day' 2000 May-Jun, Southampton, Millais Gallery, 'Cathedra/Sedentarius' 2001 Mar-Jul, Museum of London, 'Creative Quarters'

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  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

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