Francis Bacon, recipient: Arthur Jeffress

Letter from Francis Bacon to Arthur Jeffress, addressed Monte Carlo

In Tate Britain

Created by
Francis Bacon 1909–1992
Recipient
Arthur Jeffress c.1905–1961
Title
Letter from Francis Bacon to Arthur Jeffress, addressed Monte Carlo
Date
Date not known
Description
The letter thanks Jeffress for the advance of £200 and mentions 'heads' he [Bacon] is working on. Bacon also refers to an unidentified exhibition.
Format
Document - correspondence
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
The records were acquired from Erica Brausen by purchase in two batches. The records of stock, sales and purchases, scrap albums and photograph albums were purchased in 1986, and the material relating to Francis Bacon in September 1987.
Reference
TGA 863/6/2/1

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