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    Sale 2093

    Open House

    30 June 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 243

    Sam Francis (1923-1997)

    Untitled

    Price Realised  

    Sam Francis (1923-1997)
    Untitled
    signed, inscribed and dated 'Sam Francis 1965 Tokyo' (on the reverse)
    acrylic and watercolor on paper
    21¾ x 12½ in. (55.2 x 31.8 cm.)
    Painted in 1965.


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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 SF65-044.

    Provenance

    Acquired from the artist's estate by the present owner


    Exhibited

    New York, Lawrence Rubin Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, Sam Francis: Works from the Early 1960s, October-November 2000.