1 July 2009
JOHN DEAKIN (1912-1972)
Francis Bacon and George Dyer on the Orient Express to Athens, 1965
gelatin silver print
7½ x 7½in. (19 x 19cm.)
From the artist to Francis Bacon; gifted to the present owner.
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Compare: Cappock, Francis Bacon Studio, Merrell, 2005, p.67, figs.120-21.
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