FRANCIS BACON | TRIPTYCH: CENTER PANEL (SEE SABATIER 4)
6,000 - 8,000 USD
1909 - 1992
TRIPTYCH: CENTER PANEL (SEE SABATIER 4)
etching and aquatint printed in colors, signed in pencil and numbered 70/99, on Guarro wove paper, framed
plate: 15½x 11⅝in.; 38.9 x 29.7 cm
sheet: 25½x 19⅝in.; 64.7 x 49.9 cm
1981, this work is number 70 from an edition of 99 plus 15 artist's proofs.
The print is in good condition apart from very faint mat-stain and an occasional tiny pale fox mark or soft handling crease in the margins. (A few small hinge remnants at upper sheet edge on the verso and a small spot of surface soiling in the lower left corner.)
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