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Triptych, 1967

Francis Bacon, British, b. Dublin, Ireland, 1909–1992

Oil on canvas, panel A: 78 1/4 × 58 3/8 in. (198.8 × 148.3 cm) panel B: 78 1/4 × 58 1/4 in. (198.8 × 148 cm) panel C: 78 1/8 × 58 1/4 in. (198.4 × 148 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Foundation, 1972

Accession Number: 72.16

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