12 octobre 2010

Sotheby's to Sell Francis Bacon's Figure In Movement, Gift from the Artist to his DoctorSotheby's to Sell Francis Bacon's Figure

LONDON.- Sotheby’s announced the sale of Francis Bacon’s Figure In Movement, the most significant painting by the British artist to appear at auction in several seasons, in its Evening Sale of Contemporary Art on 9 November 2010 in New York. The 1985 portrait of a man twisting and writhing, demonstrates the artist’s genius in painting the human figure in motion, and epitomizes the full spectrum of his legendary artistic technique. The monumental canvas was given by Bacon to his doctor the same year it was executed and has remained in... [Lire la suite]
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