Study from Innocent X
|Study from Innocent X|
Study from Innocent X is a 1962 painting by Francis Bacon. Based on the Portrait of Innocent X by Diego Velázquez, the work depicts a distorted image of the red-robed pope, sitting on a dark red chair on a platform inside a cuboid cage indicated by thin black lines, standing on a light brownish yellow floor with a curved lighter red wall behind.
It measures 78 by 55.75 inches (198.1 cm × 141.6 cm).
- Study from Innocent X, 1962, francis-bacon.com