• Prints & Multiples auction at Christies

    Sale 11966

    Prints & Multiples

    21 September 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 96

    Francis Bacon (1909-1992)

    Miroir de la Tauromachie

    Price Realised  

    Francis Bacon (1909-1992)
    Miroir de la Tauromachie
    the complete set of four lithographs in colours, 1990, on Arches wove paper, with title, text in French by Michel Leiris and justification, each lithograph signed in pencil, printed on folded sheets with letterpress text on the inside pages, copy number 69 from the edition of 150 (there were also five hors commerce copies), published by Galerie Lelong, Paris, the full sheets, in excellent condition, loose (as issued), in the original paper wrappers with title, within the canvas-covered box with title
    510 x 385 mm. (overall)


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    Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.


    Literature

    Tacou 37; Sabatier 29-30