03-19-2012, 02:20 AM
Francis Bacon (1909-1992) is one of the most important painters of the 20th century in Britain. This set of paintings of Francis Bacon "Triptych 1976" (Triptych, 1976), inspiration from ancient Greek mythology, full of the symbolism of the color. The works of ancient Greek mythology, Prometheus, composed of three paintings. The middle picture is a head of people by three vultures surround both sides of the screen for a face deformed man. This painting is considered the Bacon of the best collections extant in the hands of private collectors. The seller bought this set of paintings from the Paris Claude Bernard Gallery in 1977, a collection of more than 30 years. In the Sotheby's auction in April 2008 an anonymous buyer won the bid. http://www.art-paintingonline.com.