'METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART', lithograph, 1975, printer's proof 'avant la lettre' on Arches paper (regular edition 200). Printed by Alexis Manaranche at Mourlot Paris. Provenance: Mourlot The painting on which this print was based is titled "The Human Body (Study for Metropolitan Museum)", which is the center panel of Bacon's painting "Metropolitan Triptych" (1974/77). This print accompanied the retrospective exhibition Francis Bacon: Recent Paintings, at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in 1975.

  • Bacon, Francis