28 October 1909
|Died||28 April 1992 (aged 82–83)|
|Three Studies for Figures at the Base of a Crucifixion|
Francis Bacon (28 October 1909 – 28 April 1992) was an Irish-born British painter. He was famous for his disturbing paintings of crucifixions, popes, self-portraits, and portraits of close friends. He was one of the most recognized British painters of the 20th century.