Francis Bacon Lithograph
"Henrietta Moraes". Lithograph after the painting by Francis Bacon. Printed for Derrière le Miroir 162. Unsigned. 28 x 27 cm
Antique frame. H42 x W38 cm.
Published by Galerie Maeght, Paris in 1966.
Henrietta Moraes (1931 - 1999) worked as an artists' model in various London art schools, and was the muse for renowned artists including Lucian Freud. Francis Bacon painted her at least sixteen times based on photographs that he commissioned especially from the English photographer John Deakin.