Portrait of the Day: Francis Bacon

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8 June 2014, 12:00

Room 32

Free

  • Gallery Talk



Francis Bacon, by Ruskin Spear, 1984 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Francis Bacon
by Ruskin Spear
1984
NPG 5818

Focusing on key pieces from throughout the artist' career, this talk will explore how the traumatic events of his youth and his subsequent public homosexual relationships informed the work of Francis Bacon. Talk led by Paul Savage.

Programme subject to change