• Prints & Multiples auction at Christies

    Sale 11966

    Prints & Multiples

    21 September 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 95

    Francis Bacon (1909-1992)

    Study for a Portrait of John Edwards

    Price Realised  

    Francis Bacon (1909-1992)
    Study for a Portrait of John Edwards
    lithograph in colours, 1987, on Arches wove paper, signed in pencil, inscribed H.C., an hors commerce impression aside from the numbered edition of 180, published by Galerie Lelong, Paris, the full sheet, a diagonal surface scratch at the lower right, a few other minor scuffs in the printed area, otherwise in good condition
    Image 680 x 505 mm., Sheet 945 x 679 mm.


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    Special Notice

    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 23; Sabatier 22