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    Sale 2168

    Post War and Contemporary Art Morning Session

    14 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 105

    Sam Francis (1923-1994)

    Black

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Sam Francis (1923-1994)
    Black
    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.

    Provenance

    Gift from the artist to the present owner


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF BETTY FREEMAN