• Post-War & Contemporary Art Da auction at Christies

    Sale 7756

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Auction

    17 October 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 163

    Sam Francis (1923-1997)


    Price Realised  


    Sam Francis (1923-1997)
    signed with the artist's initials and dated 'SF 1963' and with the Sam Francis Estate stamp (on the reverse)
    gouache on paper
    16 x 13in. (40.6 x 33cm.)
    Executed in 1963

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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 SF63-032.

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    The Estate of the artist, California.
    Private Collection, Europe.


    Zurich, Galerie Proarta, Sam Francis, November 1996-February 1997.