Francis Bacon at AGO's joint exhibit along side Henry Moore's works. Contrasts a negative artist & his local-immediate view, vs 1 w a largely optimistic, global view. Guess which one was born into privilege?
In Bacon painted ‘Study after Velazquez's Portrait of Pope Innocent X’. This painting, commonly referred to as 'The Screaming Pope', was based on Velazquez's 'Portrait of Pope Innocent X' of 1650 and is considered to be Francis Bacon’s masterpiece.
Francis Bacon - Portrait of Lucian Freud. Lucian Freud was a German Born British Expressionist artist, Known chiefly for his thickly impastoed portrait and figure paintings, he was widely considered the pre-eminent British artist of his time