Francis Bacon Self Portrait
17 November 2012 - 24 February 2013
Francis Bacon 1979
A dazzling picture of a complex and conflicted artist whose work retains its visceral impact 20 years after his death.
Francis Bacon Three Studies fo
Francis Bacon is widely acknowledged as one of the world’s most outstanding figurative painters. His work is gutsy, controversial and unforgettable; he created some of the most vibrant and innovative paintings of the 20th century.
The exhibition will present over 50 paintings – many of them monumental in size – and archival material from Bacon's studio, including ephemera and photographs, giving remarkable insight into his life and work.