Francis Bacon (28 October 1909 – 28 April 1992) was an Irish-born British figurative painter known for his bold, graphic and emotionally raw imagery.[1] Bacon's painterly but abstracted figures typically appear isolated in glass or steel geometrical cages set against flat, nondescript backgrounds.

Francis Bacon (28 October 1909 – 28 April 1992) was an Irish-born British figurative painter known for his bold, graphic and emotionally raw imagery.[1] Bacon's painterly but abstracted figures typically appear isolated in glass or steel geometrical cages set against flat, nondescript backgrounds.

(♥) Francis Bacon, 1967 -by Jorge (J.S.) Lewinski. It is said that, until 1949, Bacon refused to allow his photograph to be taken. However, after relenting for photographers including Cecil Beaton, Bill Brandt and his friend John Deakin, it seems Bacon came to enjoy theprocess.

(♥) Francis Bacon, 1967 -by Jorge (J.S.) Lewinski. It is said that, until 1949, Bacon refused to allow his photograph to be taken. However, after relenting for photographers including Cecil Beaton, Bill Brandt and his friend John Deakin, it seems Bacon came to enjoy theprocess.

Francis Bacon, Lucian Freud (1952) Art Experience NYC www.artexperiencenyc.com/social_login/?utm_source=pinterest_medium=pins_content=pinterest_pins_campaign=pinterest_initial

Francis Bacon, Lucian Freud (1952) Art Experience NYC www.artexperiencenyc.com/social_login/?utm_source=pinterest_medium=pins_content=pinterest_pins_campaign=pinterest_initial

Screw/fold-up an image into an interesting 3D form and then draw/paint the new image to create an interesting composition

Screw/fold-up an image into an interesting 3D form and then draw/paint the new image to create an interesting composition

Francis Bacon - I know, I know, not to do with spring but the AGO is having an exhibit on him and Henry Moore and this would be a great one to see.

Francis Bacon - I know, I know, not to do with spring but the AGO is having an exhibit on him and Henry Moore and this would be a great one to see.

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