The Francis Bacon MB Art Foundation would especially like to thank the following institutions for their contributions to our website:

The Foundation would like to extend its profound thanks to the following scholars, art historians, photographers and friends for their valuable contribution:

Brian Clarke, Martin Harrison, Amanda Harrison, Elizabeth Beatty, the late Christophe Dejean, the late Eduardo Cardenes, Norma Johnson, Bettina von Hase, Theresa Simon, Gilbert Lloyd, Eddy Batache, Reinhard Hassert, Carlos Freire, Phil and Patricia Hill, Claude Valion, Aurélie Valion, G.P. Ferreyrolles, Brett Harrison, John Minihan, André Morain, Michel Nguyen, Ida Kar, Perry Ogden, Cathy Cunliffe, Rosie Bernard, Mme Bergonzi, Michael R. Hewett, Tony Applewhite and Ben Harrison for his essential contribution in the design and development of this website. 

Homepage music

The background music, Chopin’s Nocturne Op. 9 no.1, comes from Bacon’s private music collection, which was found in his studio at 7 Reece Mews, London.

Video clips

Video clips featuring Francis Bacon, Brian Clarke and Martin Harrison. © The Estate of Francis Bacon.

Two video clips of David Sylvester by David Sylvester. Copyright © David Sylvester, used by permission of The Wylie Agency (UK) Limited.