Francis bacon. Self portrait, 1973. I wanted Paul to be like the figures that obsessively return in Bacon: faces eaten by something coming from the inside. Bernardo Bertolucci. Share this:TwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading... Related By sunless2014 I am an painter/curator based in London, my work is influenced by the Cubism and Mannerism. View all of sunless2014's posts.