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Francis Bacon

British, 1909–1992

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Francis Bacon

British, 1909–1992

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£15,000
Study from Human Body, 1909-1992
Sold on Jun 15, 2020
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1627 x 1220 mm
Realized Price
£15,000
Auction Sale
Jun 15, 2020
Christie's
Description
FRANCIS BACON (1909-1992) Study from Human Body aquatint in colours, on wove paper, 1992, with the stamped-signature (as issued) and blindstamp of the artist's estate, numbered 74/90 (there were also thirty artist's proofs numbered in Roman numerals), co-published by Marlborough Graphics and 2RC Edizioni d'Arte, Rome, with their blindstamp, printed by Vigna Antoniniana, Rome, with their blindstamp Plate 1350 x 985 mm. Sheet 1627 x 1220 mm.
Study from Human Body, 1909-1992
Jun 15, 2020
Christie's
£15,000
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1627 x 1220 mm
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Jun 15, 2020
Christie's
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£15,000
Description
FRANCIS BACON (1909-1992) Study from Human Body aquatint in colours, on wove paper, 1992, with the stamped-signature (as issued) and blindstamp of the artist's estate, numbered 74/90 (there were also thirty artist's proofs numbered in Roman numerals), co-published by Marlborough Graphics and 2RC Edizioni d'Arte, Rome, with their blindstamp, printed by Vigna Antoniniana, Rome, with their blindstamp Plate 1350 x 985 mm. Sheet 1627 x 1220 mm.
£35,000
Miroir de la Tauromachie, 1909-1992
Sold on Jun 15, 2020
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510 x 385 x 42 mm
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£35,000
Auction Sale
Jun 15, 2020
Christie's
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FRANCIS BACON (1909-1992) Miroir de la Tauromachie the complete set of four lithographs in colours, on wove paper, 1990, with title, text in French by Michel Leiris and justification, each lithograph signed in pencil, printed on folded sheets with letterpress text on the inside pages, copy number 71 from the edition of 150 (there were also five _hors commerce _copies), published by Galerie Lelong, Paris, loose (as issued), in the original paper wrappers with title, within the canvas-covered box with title 510 x 385 x 42 mm. (overall) (5)
Miroir de la Tauromachie, 1909-1992
Jun 15, 2020
Christie's
£35,000
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510 x 385 x 42 mm
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Jun 15, 2020
Christie's
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£35,000
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FRANCIS BACON (1909-1992) Miroir de la Tauromachie the complete set of four lithographs in colours, on wove paper, 1990, with title, text in French by Michel Leiris and justification, each lithograph signed in pencil, printed on folded sheets with letterpress text on the inside pages, copy number 71 from the edition of 150 (there were also five _hors commerce _copies), published by Galerie Lelong, Paris, loose (as issued), in the original paper wrappers with title, within the canvas-covered box with title 510 x 385 x 42 mm. (overall) (5)
£16,250
Second Version, Triptych 1944, 1909-1992
Sold on Jun 15, 2020
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the complete set of three lithographs in colours, on Arches wove paper, 1989, each signed in pencil, numbered 57/60 (there were also 23 _hors commerce_ impressions and eight artist's proofs), published by Michel Archimbaud for Librairie Séguier for IRCAM, Centre Pompidou, Paris
755 x 560 mm
Realized Price
£16,250
Auction Sale
Jun 15, 2020
Christie's
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FRANCIS BACON (1909-1992) Second Version, Triptych 1944 the complete set of three lithographs in colours, on Arches wove paper, 1989, each signed in pencil, numbered 57/60 (there were also 23 _hors commerce_ impressions and eight artist's proofs), published by Michel Archimbaud for Librairie Séguier for IRCAM, Centre Pompidou, Paris Image 624 x 464 mm. (each) Sheet 755 x 560 mm. (each)
Second Version, Triptych 1944, 1909-1992
the complete set of three lithographs in colours, on Arches wove paper, 1989, each signed in pencil, numbered 57/60 (there were also 23 _hors commerce_ impressions and eight artist's proofs), published by Michel Archimbaud for Librairie Séguier for IRCAM, Centre Pompidou, Paris
Jun 15, 2020
Christie's
£16,250
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755 x 560 mm
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Jun 15, 2020
Christie's
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£16,250
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FRANCIS BACON (1909-1992) Second Version, Triptych 1944 the complete set of three lithographs in colours, on Arches wove paper, 1989, each signed in pencil, numbered 57/60 (there were also 23 _hors commerce_ impressions and eight artist's proofs), published by Michel Archimbaud for Librairie Séguier for IRCAM, Centre Pompidou, Paris Image 624 x 464 mm. (each) Sheet 755 x 560 mm. (each)
$9,014,500
Study for Self-Portrait, 1909-1992
Sold on Nov 13, 2019
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oil on canvas
35.3 x 31 cm
Realized Price
$9,014,500
Auction Sale
Nov 13, 2019
Christie's
Description
Francis Bacon (1909-1992) Study for Self-Portrait signed, titled and dated 'Study for Self Portrait 1979 Francis Bacon' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 14 x 12 in. (35.3 x 31 cm.) Painted in 1979.
Study for Self-Portrait, 1909-1992
oil on canvas
Nov 13, 2019
Christie's
$9,014,500
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35.3 x 31 cm
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Nov 13, 2019
Christie's
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$9,014,500
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Francis Bacon (1909-1992) Study for Self-Portrait signed, titled and dated 'Study for Self Portrait 1979 Francis Bacon' (on the reverse) oil on canvas 14 x 12 in. (35.3 x 31 cm.) Painted in 1979.
£25,000
THREE STUDIES FOR A SELF-PORTRAIT (SABATIER 15), 1981
Sold on Mar 26, 2019
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28.0 x 32.5 cm
Realized Price
£25,000
Auction Sale
Mar 26, 2019
Sotheby's
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THREE STUDIES FOR A SELF-PORTRAIT (SABATIER 15), 1981
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Mar 26, 2019
Sotheby's
£25,000
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28.0 x 32.5 cm
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Mar 26, 2019
Sotheby's
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£25,000
No artwork image
£15,000
ORESTEIA OF AESCHYLUS (SABATIER 16)
Sold on Nov 26, 2018
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Lithograph printed in colours, 1981, signed in pencil, numbered 33/150 , with the printer's blindstamp, Arts Litho, published by the Editions de la Différence, Paris, on Arches wove paper
140 by 74.5cm
Realized Price
£15,000
Auction Sale
Nov 26, 2018
Sotheby's
Description
Lithograph printed in colours, 1981, signed in pencil, numbered 33/150 , with the printer's blindstamp, Arts Litho, published by the Editions de la Différence, Paris, on Arches wove paper sheet: 53.5 by 103.5cm.; 21 by 40 1/4 in. frame: 140 by 74.5cm.; 55 1/4 by 29 1/4 in.
No artwork image
ORESTEIA OF AESCHYLUS (SABATIER 16)
Lithograph printed in colours, 1981, signed in pencil, numbered 33/150 , with the printer's blindstamp, Arts Litho, published by the Editions de la Différence, Paris, on Arches wove paper
Nov 26, 2018
Sotheby's
£15,000
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140 by 74.5cm
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Nov 26, 2018
Sotheby's
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£15,000
Description
Lithograph printed in colours, 1981, signed in pencil, numbered 33/150 , with the printer's blindstamp, Arts Litho, published by the Editions de la Différence, Paris, on Arches wove paper sheet: 53.5 by 103.5cm.; 21 by 40 1/4 in. frame: 140 by 74.5cm.; 55 1/4 by 29 1/4 in.
£15,000
Oresteia of Aeschylus (Sabatier 16), 1981
Sold on Nov 16, 2018
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103.5 x 53.5 cm
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£15,000
Auction Sale
Nov 16, 2018
Sotheby's
Description
Oresteia of Aeschylus (Sabatier 16), 1981
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Nov 16, 2018
Sotheby's
£15,000
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103.5 x 53.5 cm
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Nov 16, 2018
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£15,000
£2,408,750
Painted Screen, 1909-1992
Sold on Oct 4, 2018
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Painting
oil on plywood with metal hinges
183 x 183 x 2.8cm
Realized Price
£2,408,750
Auction Sale
Oct 4, 2018
Christie's
Description
Francis Bacon (1909-1992) _Painted Screen_ oil on plywood with metal hinges each panel: 72 x 24 x 1 1/8in. (183 x 61 x 2.8cm.) overall: 72 x 72 x 1 1/8in. (183 x 183 x 2.8cm.) Executed _circa _1929
Painted Screen, 1909-1992
oil on plywood with metal hinges
Oct 4, 2018
Christie's
£2,408,750
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Painting
183 x 183 x 2.8cm
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Oct 4, 2018
Christie's
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£2,408,750
Description
Francis Bacon (1909-1992) _Painted Screen_ oil on plywood with metal hinges each panel: 72 x 24 x 1 1/8in. (183 x 61 x 2.8cm.) overall: 72 x 72 x 1 1/8in. (183 x 183 x 2.8cm.) Executed _circa _1929
No artwork image
£32,500
UNTITLED (POPE) SLASHED CANVAS
Sold on Sep 18, 2018
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Painting
oil on canvas, mutilated
70 by 69cm
Realized Price
£32,500
Auction Sale
Sep 18, 2018
Sotheby's
Description
oil on canvas, mutilated stretcher: 70 by 69cm.; 27½ by 27in. Executed circa 1959.
No artwork image
UNTITLED (POPE) SLASHED CANVAS
oil on canvas, mutilated
Sep 18, 2018
Sotheby's
£32,500
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70 by 69cm
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Sep 18, 2018
Sotheby's
Realized Price
£32,500
Description
oil on canvas, mutilated stretcher: 70 by 69cm.; 27½ by 27in. Executed circa 1959.
No artwork image
£13,000
Deuxième version du triptyque, 1944, (after, Second Version of the Triptych 1944)
Sold on Jun 7, 2018
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Print
The complete set of three lithographs in colours, on Arches Infinity paper, with full margins.
75.4 x 56.2 cm
Realized Price
£13,000
Auction Sale
Jun 7, 2018
Phillips
Description
No artwork image
Deuxième version du triptyque, 1944, (after, Second Version of the Triptych 1944)
The complete set of three lithographs in colours, on Arches Infinity paper, with full margins.
Jun 7, 2018
Phillips
£13,000
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75.4 x 56.2 cm
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Jun 7, 2018
Phillips
Realized Price
£13,000
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