Category
Print-Multiple
Medium
Etching
Type of Artwork
Multiple (100)
Certificate issued by
Gilden's Art Gallery
Signature
Hand signed
Size of the artwork
67.5 x 52 cm(26.57 x 20.47 in)
Invoice issued by
Gilden's Art Gallery
Condition
good condition
Publisher
Georges Visat Editions in Paris
Catalogue raisonné reference
Tacou 34; Sabatier 2
Artwork description

Additional Information: This original etching and aquatint in colours is hand-signed in pencil by the artist "Francis Bacon" at the lower right margin.
It is also numbered from the edition of 100 at the lower left margin. There were a further 43
hors commerce impressions numbered in Roman numerals.
It was printed and published by Georges Visat Editions in Paris.
The paper bears the Arches watermark and the publisher's blind stamp in the lower right margin.


Provenance: Private Collection, Los Angeles, California;
Private Collection, Los Angeles, California (gifted directly from the above);
Private Collection, Los Angeles, California (acquired directly from the above, c. 2000)

Condition: very good condition. A very pale, unobtrusive band of staining is visible in raking light in the upper left margin.



Francis BACON
(1909-1992)

Portrait of Michel Leiris(1976)

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