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Francis Bacon, born 1909 an introduction for senior school students. by Francis Bacon

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Published by Tate Gallery in [London .
Written in English


  • Bacon, Francis, -- 1909- -- Exhibitions.

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ContributionsWilson, Simon, 1942-, Tate Gallery.
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Pagination19 p. :
Number of Pages19
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18566558M

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