Inauguration of the Foundation by H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco

The Francis Bacon MB Art Foundation was inaugurated today, on what would be Francis Bacon’s 105th birthday, by H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco. The event was attended by the Minister of State, His Excellency Michel Roger, Mr Paul Masseron, Government Counsellor for the Interior, His Excellency Bernard Fautrier and members of The Estate of Francis Bacon. H.S.H. Prince Albert II was introduced to the Foundation’s display of artefacts and artworks by the Foundation’s Founder, Majid Boustany and Martin Harrison, Editor of The Francis Bacon Catalogue Raisonné.

The Foundation is now open to scholars researching Francis Bacon.

Free guided tours of the Foundation will be available to the general public, by appointment only, from March 2015 onwards. Please contact the Foundation to arrange your visit.

Majid Boustany and H.S.H Prince Albert II of Monaco in front of the inaugural plaque.
© Palais Princier de Monaco / MB Art Collection