Francis Bacon
 

 

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Francis Bacon 1909-1992

Born in Dublin. He was one of the most influential painters of the century. He died in Madrid while visiting a friend and was cremated there in Almudena  Cemetery. His ashes were brought back to England. His wish was that there should be no ceremony and no one should be invited to the scattering.