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Francis Bacon Linda Smith. Thursday 12 March 2020

Linda Smith is an experienced guide at Tate Britain, Tate Modern and the Dulwich Picture Gallery.

This lecture will examine Bacon's career, focussing on his most important works in order to explain why they came to look the way they do.  His influences, both artistic and personal, will be examined, along with his techniques and source material.