on Francis Bacon's Three Studies for a Self-Portrait
ABOUT THE ARTIST
Sabrina Schochet animates the contours of the face through single-line portraits and their wire sculpture counterparts. Inspired by Giacometti and Picasso, Sabrina’s silhouettes approximate physiognomy via abstraction.
AS SEEN IN THE EPISODE
Three Studies for a Self-Portrait (1979–80); Francis Bacon (British (born Ireland), Dublin 1909–1992 Madrid); Oil on canvas; Each: 14 3/4 x 12 1/2 in. (37.5 x 31.8 cm); Jacques and Natasha Gelman Collection, 1998; © 2017 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York