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Francis Bacon

What interests me is to capture the appearence of death working on the body.

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Francis Bacon was born in Ireland (Dublin) in 1909.Distanced from his family by his father; he went to London in 1926 and set himself up as an interior decorator. His life became dissolute (drugs, drink, gambling etc.). Then he began to draw and paint. To far away to attend art school, Francis Bacon taught himself to paint, however, he received guidance from Roy De Maistre. In 1934 he organised . . .

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Signed lithograph de  : Oedipe et le Sphinx d'aprs Ingres
Oedipe et le Sphinx...
1984 Lithograph after Francis Bacon, signed in pencil by the artist. Ed. de La Diffrence, Paris. Without
Issue DLM lithographs de  : Derrire le Miroir n 162
Derrire le Miroir...
1966 First edition. Issue "Derriere le Miroir" n162, under folder and slipcase. A copy from the Deluxe edition printed on Rives wove paper. Text by... Without
Signed lithograph de  : Logique de la sensation
Logique de la...
1981 Lithograph after Francis Bacon, signed in pencil by the artist. Dry stamp of the printer Arts Litho. Ed. de La Diffrence, Paris. Without
Signed etching de  : Portrait of Michel Leiris
Portrait of Michel...
1978 Etching and aquatint in colors after Francis Bacon, signed in pencil, extracted from the album "Requiem pour la fin des temps". Ed. Georges Visat,... Without
Issue DLM lithographs de  : DLM n162
DLM n162
1966 Issue "Derrire le Miroir". First edition. Text by Michel Leiris, illustrated with 5 lithographs in colors after paintings by Francis Bacon and with... Without
Signed lithograph de  : Portrait of William Blake
Portrait of William...
1991 Lithograph in colors after Francis Bacon, signed in pencil by the artist. Michael Archimbaud Ed. for the bookshop Sguier, Paris. Without
Lithographs de  : Triptych 44, second version
Triptych 44, second...
1989 Triptych in color, three lithographs in color, signed in pencil by the artist. Ed. Bookshop Sguier, Paris. Without
Print de  : In memory of Georges Dyer IV
In memory of...
1976 Offset print with a violet run in screenprint, poster before lettering conceived for the exhibition "Francis Bacon" Muse Cantini, Marseille. Here,... Without
Print de  : In memory of Georges Dyer III
In memory of...
1976 Offset print with a run (purple) in screenprint. Poster before the letter of the exhibition "Francis Bacon", Cantini Museum, Marseille. Dedicated... Without
Book with lithograph de  : Logique de la sensation
Logique de la...
1981 Book under slipcase. Gilles Deleuze's text. Lithograph in colors after to Francis Bacon, in sheet, signed in pencil by the artist. Page of... Without
Signed etching de  : Figure at washbasin
Figure at washbasin
1978 Etching in colors after Francis Bacon, aquaforte and aquatinte, signed in pencil, extracted from the album "Requiem pour la fin des temps". Ed.... Without
Signed etching de  : Portrait of Michel Leiris
Portrait of Michel...
1978 Etching in colors after Francis Bacon, aquaforte and aquatinte, signed in pencil, extracted from the album "Requiem pour la fin des temps". Ed.... Without
Lithograph poster de  : Bacon exhibition
Bacon exhibition
1966 Poster, lithographic technique, realized for the exhibition ?Francis Bacon? to the Maeght Gallery, Paris. Without
Signed etching after de  : Triptych 1974-1977, right pannel
Triptych 1974-1977,...
1981 Etching and aquatint after Francis Bacon, signed in pencil by the artist. Right pannel of the "Triptych 1974-1977". Ed. Polgrafa, Barcelone. Without
Signed etching after de  : Study for a portrait of John Edwards
Study for a...
1987 Etching and aquatint after Francis Bacon, signed in pencil by the artist. Central pannel of the "Triptych 1986-1987". Polgrafa Ed., Barcelona. Without
Signed etching de  : Triptych 1974-1977, central pannel
Triptych 1974-1977,...
1981 Etching and aquatint, after Francis Bacon, signed in pencil, central pannel of the "Triptych 1974-1977". Poligrafa Ed., Barcelona. Without
Signed lithograph de  : Triptych 83, left pannel
Triptych 83, left...
1983 Lithograph after Francis Bacon, signed in pencil by the artist. Left pannel of the "Triptych 83". Galerie Lelong Ed., Paris. Without
Signed lithograph de  : Triptych August 72, central pannel
Triptych August 72,...
1989 Lithograph after Francis Bacon, signed in pencil by the artist. Central pannel of the "Tryptich August 1972". Galerie Lelong Ed., Paris. Without
Signed mixed technique print de  : Triptych 1986-1987, right pannel
Triptych 1986-1987,...
1987 Etching and aquatint after Francis Bacon, signed in pencil by the artist. Right pannel of the "Triptych 1986-1987". Poligrafa Ed., Barcelona. Without
Signed lithograph de  : Oedipe et le Sphinx d'aprs Ingres
Oedipe et le Sphinx...
1984 Lithograph after Francis Bacon, signed in pencil by the artist. Ed. de La Diffrence, Paris. Without
Signed lithograph de  : Self-portrait n2
Self-portrait n2
1976 Lithograph in colors after Francis Bacon, signed in purple feltpen, printed by Mourlot. Claude Bernard Gallery Ed., Paris. Without
Signed lithograph de  : Figure writing reflected in a mirror
Figure writing...
1976 Lithograph after Francis Bacon, realized by Deschamps, signed in blue feltpen by the artist. Ed. Gallery Claude Bernard, Paris. Without
Lithographs de  : Triptych 44, second version
Triptych 44, second...
1989 Three lithographs in color, signed in pencil by the artist. Ed. Librairie Sguier, Paris. Without
Signed lithograph de  : Logique de la sensation
Logique de la...
1981 Lithograph after Francis Bacon, signed in pencil by the artist. Dry stamp of the printer Arts Litho. Ed. de La Diffrence, Paris. Without
Signed lithograph de  : Study for portrait of John Edwards
Study for portrait...
1987 Lithograph in colors after Francis Bacon, signed in pencil. Without
Signed lithograph de  : Logique de la sensation
Logique de la...
1981 Lithograph after Francis Bacon, signed in pencil by the artist. Dry stamp of the printer Arts Litho. Ed. de La Diffrence, Paris. Without
Signed etching de  : Portrait of Peter Beard
Portrait of Peter...
1975 Etching after Francis Bacon, aquaforte and aquatinte, signed in pencil by the artist. Ed. G. Visat, Paris. Without
Lithographs de  : DLM n 162
DLM n 162
1966 Issue "Derrire le Miroir". First dition. Text by Michel Leiris, illustrated with 5 lithographs in colors after paintings by Francis Bacon and with... Without
Signed etching de  : Figure at washbasin
Figure at washbasin
1978 Etching in colors after Francis Bacon, aquaforte and aquatinte, signed in pencil, extracted from the album "Requiem pour la fin des temps" (Francis... Without
Signed etching de  : Portrait of Michel Leiris
Portrait of Michel...
1978 Etching in colors after Francis Bacon, aquaforte and aquatinte, signed in pencil, extracted from the album "Requiem pour la fin des temps" (Francis... Without
Poster de  : Exhibition Maeght Gallery
Exhibition Maeght...
1966 Poster, lithograph, carried out for the exhibition ?Francis Bacon? to the Maeght Gallery, Paris. Without
Poster de  : In memory of George Dyer II
In memory of George...
1976 Four sheets of decomposition of the colors for the poster offset of the exhibition ?Francis Bacon? by the Cantini Museum (Marseilles). Without
Signed print de  : In memory of George Dyer
In memory of George...
1976 Offset print with a passage (purple) in lithographic technique, signed in feltpen by the artist. Poster before the letter of the exhibition ?Francis... Without
Lithograph signed de  : Triptyque 72 (Francis Bacon)
Triptyque 72...
1972-1989 Tryptique. Three lithographs in colors, signed in pencil. Here "Francis Bacon" Without
Lithograph signed de  : Tryptique 72 (Center)
Tryptique 72...
1972-1989 Tryptique. Three lithographs in colors, signed in pencil. Here "Center" Without
Lithograph signed de  : Triptych 72 (Georges Dyer)
Triptych 72...
1972-1989 Triptych. Three lithographs in colors, signed in pencil. Here "Georges Dyer" Without
Lithograph signed de  : Etude de Tauromachie
Etude de Tauromachie
1987 Lithograph after Francis Bacon, signed in pencil, published by the Galerie Lelong, Paris Without
Lithograph signed de  : Oedipe et le Sphinx
Oedipe et le Sphinx
1984 Lithograph after Francis Bacon, signed in pencil. Without
Lithograph de  : Etude... d'aprs Ingres
Etude... d'aprs...
1984 Etude de corps humain d'aprs Ingres. Lithograph signed in pencil, published by the Galerie Lelong in Paris Without
Lithograph de  : Etude de Tauromachie
Etude de Tauromachie
1987 lithograph signed in pencil, published by the Galerie Lelong in Paris Without

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)
All the "catalogues raisonnés"

Bibliographic track & more

To read about the artist :
  • Bacon, logique de la sensation , G. Deleuze, La Diffrence, 1981
  • Francis Bacon, face et profil , M. Leiris, Albin Michel, 1983
  • Bacon, aspects d'une vie , D. Farson, Le Promeneur, 1994
  • Bacon , P. Dagen, Cercle d'Art, 1996
  • Bacon : Monstre de peinture, C. Domino, Dcouvertes Gallimard, 2004
  • Francis Bacon : L'Atelier, M. Cappock, Ed. La bibliothque des arts, 2006
  • Francis Bacon - La chambre noire, Martin Harrison, Ed. Actes Sud, 2006
  • Francis Bacon, M. Gale et C. Stephens, Tate Publisher, 2008
  • Francis Bacon, Martin Hammer, Ed. Phaidon, 2014
  • Francis Bacon : La France et Monaco, Martin Harrison, Ed. Albin Michel, Paris, 2016
To read from the artist :
  • Entretiens avec Francis Bacon , D. Sylvester, Skira, 1996
  • Entretiens avec F. Bacon, M. Archimbaud, Folio-Essai, Ed. Gallimard, 1996
Website :
www.francis-bacon.com

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Mouvements de l'art

  • + SCHOOL OF LONDON / 1960 / Lucian Freud, Michael Andrews, Frank Auerbach, Leon Kossoff, etc.
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