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Bacon and the Mind: Art, Neuroscience and Psychology

By Martin Harrison (ed.)
London: Thames & Hudson
London: The Estate of Francis Bacon
Year:  2019
Language: English
Pages: 156
ISBN/ISSN: 9780500970973
Series: Francis Bacon Studies (1)
Other Publication Details:

Series editor: Martin Harrison

Publication supported by the Francis Bacon MB Art Foundation Monaco.

Christopher Bucklow, 'The Lens Within the Heart: Bacon's Memory Theatre', pp. 12-33
Steven Jaron, 'Francis Bacon's Nervous System', pp. 34-61
Darian Leader, 'Bacon and the Body', pp. 62-97
John Onians, 'Francis Bacon: A Neuroarthistory, pp. 98-119
Semir Zeki, Tomohiro Ishizu, 'The 'Visual Shock' of Francis Bacon: An Essay in Neuroesthetics', pp. 120-151
Number of artworks illustrated
82 works by Francis Bacon + other illustrations