• Post-War and Contemporary Art auction at Christies

    Sale 5537

    Post-War and Contemporary Art

    25 March 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 97

    SAM FRANCIS (1923-1994)


    Price Realised  


    SAM FRANCIS (1923-1994)
    stamped with the artist's signature and with the Sam Francis Estate stamp (on the reverse)
    acrylic and gouache on paper
    17 x 14in. (43 x 35.5cm.)
    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 SF50-191.

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    The Estate of the artist, California.