Thursday, January 31, 2013
Francis Bacon Interviews on BBC Archives
In the final clip 'Kaleidoscope', Bacon talks candidly about his influences, his artistic works and his lifelong desire to paint. The interview's purpose to reveal the inner thought processes and influences on one of the most important British painters of the twentieth century comes second to its emotional power as an old man's account of his wonderful life.
Best listened to before bedtime with a blanket and a cup of cocoa!