Friendship is the theme of two outstanding works of art due to be sold in London this month. Study for Self-Portrait, painted by Francis Bacon in 1964, marries the artist's face to the figure of friend and fellow painter Lucian Freud.
It represents one of 12 floor-length self-portraits by Bacon, four of which are now held in international museum collections. It is the only one to undertake the devotional act of conflating the two artists' bodies;...
Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!
All Digital Access + eReader
Unlimited Access for 1 Month
Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.
€149 For the 1st Year
Unlimited Access for 1 Year
90 Day Pass
Get a Business Account for you and your team