14 May 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 74,500
Estimate USD 30,000 - USD 50,000
Sam Francis (1923-1994)
signed, inscribed and dated 'Sam Francis 1950 Paris' (on the reverse)
watercolor and gouache on paper
7¾ x 5½ in. (19.6 x 13.9 cm.)
Painted in 1950.
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This work will be included in the forthcoming Sam Francis Catalogue raisonné edited by Debra Burchett-Lere and published by the University of California Press, Berkeley and is registered with the Sam Francis Foundation as archive number SF50-216.
Gift from the artist to the present owner
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