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Francis BACON | Triptych
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Francis BACON
Ireland 1909 – Spain 1992
worked in Great Britain
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Triptych 1970
oil on canvas
overall (variable) 218.2 (h) x 551.6 (w) cm
canvas (each) 198.0 (h) x 147.5 (w) cm
framed 218.2 (h) x 167.2 (w) cm
signed, dated and titled verso u.r. (left canvas) and u.l. (centre and right canvases), blue fibre-tipped pen, "Triptych 1970/ Francis Bacon"
Collection: National Gallery of Australia Purchased 1973
NGA 1974.263.A-C
© Francis Bacon. Licensed by ARS & VISCOPY, Australia
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Provenance
  • Marlborough Fine Art, London, the artist's dealer;

  • from whom bought by the Acquisitions Committee of the Australian National Gallery, February 1974
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