Bacon (in his eighties, the world-famous painter, at right) snapped with Sicilian decorator Giulio Ontarini (middle) and with Bacon's final boyfriend (the bearded one) a Spanish banker named Jose Capello on holiday on the Isole Eolie near Sicily. When Bacon died of heart failure in 1992 he was in Madrid against the advice of doctors who thought he was not well enough to travel. Source: Cristiano Lovatelli Ravarino photo.
Love is the Devil. With Derek Jacobi (Bacon) and Daniel Craig (Dyer). Bacon's strongest paintings were responses to Dyer's suicide.
Bacon (left) with William F. Burroughs, Bacon looking like he is almost at a loss, for once.
Bacon (right) and his French philosopher-critic-friend Michel Leiris. Bacon painted Leiris several times.
Paying off a London taxi.