Sotheby’s Will Sell Bacon Pope at Contemporary Sale With $25 M. High Estimate

The piece in question. (Courtesy Sotheby’s)

Sotheby’s has nabbed one of Francis Bacon’s seminal screaming popes for its contemporary evening auction in New York this November. The work, Untitled (Pope) (c.1954), is expected to sell for between $15 million and $25 million.

Full press release follows:

Bacon PR Nov12

Sotheby’s Will Sell Bacon Pope at Contemporary Sale With $25 M. High Estimate