Francis Bacon. Self-Portrait. 1969. --I cannot help wondering what put him over the edge (if anything)--some artists are wack, some are just good at digging into what that "wack" must feel like...
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Francis Bacon, Portrait of Henrietta Moraes, 1963
Francis Bacon painting sold for $142.4MILLION at auction
francis bacon: This painting expresses the emotion of fear by using dark colors and by using facial expressions in his artwork.
Francis Bacon. Pain, isolation, anger, self-disgust, despair. E. expressive painting very abstract
Francis Bacon- The only artist to date that has actually made me feel a visceral reaction to his work. I actually had to leave his exhibition at the Met because of the anxiety it brings on. Just amazing.