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Title The art of Francis Bacon : Francis Bacon's words read by Derek Jacobi
Published [London, England] : Illuminations, [2007]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  759.2 Bacon Jac/Aof  AVAILABLE
Description 1 videodisc (DVD) (approximately 50 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
Summary "This film explores many of [Francis Bacon's] key canvases which have been newly filmed in HDTV. The works are complemented solely with Bacon's own words, newly recorded by Derek Jacobi. The artist's biography is outlined, but the focus is on his ideas: his thoughts about his work, his reflections about how and why he paints ... "--Container
Notes "'The Art of Francis Bacon' is an Illumination production in association with the Estate of Francis Bacon"--Container
Container includes short bibliography of Bacon-related books and websites
DVD; PAL format; Region 0; widescreen
Subject Bacon, Francis, 1909-1992.
Bacon, Francis, 1909-1992 -- Written works.
Bacon, Francis, 1909-1992 -- Aesthetics.
Bacon, Francis, 1909-1992 -- Themes, motives.
Bacon, Francis, 1909-1992 -- Philosophy.
Bacon, Francis, 1909-1992 -- Quotations.
Painters -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Genre/Form Video recordings.
Author Jacobi, Derek.
Illuminations (Firm)
Estate of Francis Bacon.