FRANCIS BACON | TRIPTYCH 1986-1987 (SABATIER 6)
1909 - 1992
TRIPTYCH 1986-1987 (SABATIER 6)
The complete set, comprising three etchings with aquatint printed in colours, 1987, each signed in pencil, two numbered 27/99, one inscribed HC (an hors commerce impression) (total edition includes 15 artist's proofs), printed and published by Polígrafa, Barcelona, on three sheets of Arches wove paper, each unframed
each image: 652 by 486mm 25¾ by 19¼in
each sheet: 902 by 629mm 35½ by 24¾in
The full sheets, in good condition, several corners slightly rubbed or softly creased, 'Wilson' with slight undulation, a couple of faint handling marks in the lower margin and toward the upper sheet edge verso, a tiny accretion at right, each unframed.
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