ARNOLD, Les. BACON, Francis).
Title: Some Notes on the Paintings of Francis Bacon.
Publisher:  Nairn Publishing House, Coldstream, Ilderton, ON, 1978, ISBN:0919626083
Seller ID: 105735
ARNOLD, Les. Some Notes on the Paintings of Francis Bacon. (Ilderton, ON): Nairn (Publishing House), Coldstream, (1978). Pp. (12). Unpaginated. Oblong12mo, stapled p[rinted grey card covers with red border to fore-edge, blac k lettering to front cover. "these notes begin with a painting by Francis Bacon of a man sitting at a table. he is wearing a dark suit & has a drink in his smudged hand. his face was once painted but has been defaced, one eyeremains. the wallpaper moves behind him like a horizontal staircase to. a woman who does not appear in the painting comes into these notes. he probably has not been waiting for her, & this probably does not happen. the notesare taken from their conversation which is not reported in full. this all happened in 1954". from "Man in Blue V 1954",[p.3]. Includes the following poems: "the unfortunate accident", "the poetry reading", "premiere at the roxy", "it was touch-and-go", "the canvas bag", "the renaissance man", "touch-up", "the mysteries of the tube", and "the decent thing to do". Very good. Due to its small size, shipping costs should be cheaper than quoted. 10.00