FRANCIS BACON (1909-1992)
Portrait of Michel Leiris

etching and aquatint in colours, 1976, on Arches wove paper, signed in pencil, numbered 71/100 (there were also 46 impressions numbered in Roman numerals), published by Georges Visat, Paris, 1978, with their blindstamp

Plate 298 x 251 mm.
Sheet 672 x 519 mm.
Sabatier 2.
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Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.
This lot has been imported from outside of the UK for sale and placed under the Temporary Admission regime. Import VAT is payable at 5% on the hammer price. VAT at 20% will be added to the buyer’s premium but will not be shown separately on our invoice.
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