skip to content
Francis Bacon Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Francis Bacon

Author: Francis BaconMatthew GaleChris StephensMartin HarrisonTate Britain (Gallery)All authors
Publisher: New York, NY : Skira Rizzoli, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Explores the work of twentieth-century painter Francis Bacon, particularly his depiction of the human figure, with essays and over two hundred full-color plates as well as photographs, imagery from films, and magazine tear sheets.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Exhibition catalogs
Exhibitions
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bacon, Francis, 1909-1992.
Francis Bacon.
New York, NY : Skira Rizzoli, 2009
(OCoLC)776147853
Named Person: Francis Bacon; Francis Bacon; Francis Bacon
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Francis Bacon; Matthew Gale; Chris Stephens; Martin Harrison; Tate Britain (Gallery); Museo del Prado.; Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
ISBN: 9780847832750 0847832759
OCLC Number: 299708695
Notes: Published to accompany the exhibition Francis Bacon : a centenary exhibition, held Sept. 11, 2008-Jan. 4, 2009 at the Tate Britain, London ; Feb. 3-April 19, 2009 at the Museo nacional del Prado, Madrid ; May 20-Aug. 16, 2009 at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
Description: 288 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Contents: On the margin of the impossible / Matthew Gale and Chris Stephens --
Bacon and his critics / Gary Tinterow, assisted by Ian Alteveer --
Bacon's paintings / Martin Harrison --
Film, fantasy, history / David Alan Mellor --
Comparative strangers / Simon Ofield --
'Real imagination is technical imagination' / Victoria Walsh --
Catalogue : Animal ; Zone ; Apprehension ; Crucifixion ; Crisis ; Archive ; Portrait ; Memorial ; Epic ; Late --
Chronology.
Responsibility: edited by Matthew Gale and Chris Stephens ; essays by Martin Harrison [and others].
More information:

Abstract:

Explores the work of twentieth-century painter Francis Bacon, particularly his depiction of the human figure, with essays and over two hundred full-color plates as well as photographs, imagery from films, and magazine tear sheets.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/299708695>
library:oclcnum"299708695"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/299708695>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
<http://viaf.org/viaf/126238294>
rdf:typeschema:Organization
schema:name"Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)"
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2009"
schema:description"Explores the work of twentieth-century painter Francis Bacon, particularly his depiction of the human figure, with essays and over two hundred full-color plates as well as photographs, imagery from films, and magazine tear sheets."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/2070188782>
schema:genre"Exhibition catalogs."@en
schema:genre"Exhibition catalogs"@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Francis Bacon"@en
schema:publisher
schema:url
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.