Francis Bacon (artist) Quote

What I see is a marvellous painting. But how are you going to make it? And, of course, as I don't know how to make it, I rely then on chance and accident making it for me.


Interviews with Francis Bacon: the brutality of fact (ed. 3, 1987), edited by David Sylvester

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What I see is a marvellous painting. But how are you going to make it? And, of course, as I don't know how to make it, I rely then on chance and...

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What I see is a marvellous painting. But how are you going to make it? And, of course, as I don't know how to make it, I rely then on chance and...

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What I see is a marvellous painting. But how are you going to make it? And, of course, as I don't know how to make it, I rely then on chance and...

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What I see is a marvellous painting. But how are you going to make it? And, of course, as I don't know how to make it, I rely then on chance and...