Artist and Studio
Francis Bacon  -  self-portrait, 1969
"I should have been, I don’t know, a con-man, a robber or a prostitute.  But it was vanity that made me choose painting, vanity and chance."
     Francis Bacon

Francis Bacon  -  self-portrait, 1969

"I should have been, I don’t know, a con-man, a robber or a prostitute. But it was vanity that made me choose painting, vanity and chance."

     Francis Bacon

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Francis Bacon in 1975, photo by Arnold Newman
“I want a very ordered image, but I want it to come about by chance.” Francis Bacon

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Francis Bacon in 1975, photo by Arnold Newman

“I want a very ordered image, but I want it to come about by chance.” Francis Bacon

Francis Bacon  - 1979 Three Studies for a Self Portrait

Francis Bacon  - 1979 Three Studies for a Self Portrait

Francis Bacon and Lucian Freud in 1974, photo by Harry Diamond

Francis Bacon and Lucian Freud in 1974, photo by Harry Diamond

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artist Francis Bacon in his studio

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artist Francis Bacon in his studio