Reference Entry

Bacon, Francis (1909-1992), painter

James Hyman

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Early influences | Major works | Contemporary assessment of Bacon's work | International reputation | Connecting directly with the nervous system | Dust and shadows | Multi-figure compositions | World acclaim | Later years

Reference Entry.  3822 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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