Self portrait Irish-born English figurative painter Francis Bacon was born, October 28, 1909 in 63 Lower Baggot Street, Dublin, Ireland ❦ Focusing on the human form, his subjects included crucifixions, portraits of popes, self-portraits, and portraits of close friends, with abstracted figures sometimes isolated in geometrical structures. Rejecting various classifications of his work, Bacon claimed […]Francis Bacon [1909-1992] — Marina Kanavaki
This one was a bit of a departure for me. I haven’t done much abstract style painting but I will certainly try to do more.
This one is of a dark, brooding landscape straight from the imagination.
copyright Francis Barker 2019