Francis Bacon - The Encyclopedia of Fine Arts - Artist, Painter  Francis Bacon

Style: Expressionism;Romanticism

Place: London

Born: 1561

Death: 1626

Nationality: United Kingdom


Francis Bacon, 1st Viscount St. Alban,[a] Kt., KC (22 January 1561 – 9 April 1626) was an English philosopher, statesman, scientist, jurist, and author. He served both as Attorney General and Lord Chancellor of England. Although his political career ended in disgrace, he remained extremely influential through his works, especially as philosophical ...