Francis Bacon, Triptych – August 1972

Francis Bacon, Triptych – August 1972, 1972, oil on canvas, 72 x 61 x 22″ / 183 x 155 x 64 cm, (Tate Modern, London)


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Cite this page as: Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker, "Francis Bacon, Triptych – August 1972," in Smarthistory, November 25, 2015, accessed June 15, 2024, https://smarthistory.org/francis-bacon-triptych-august-1972/.