• First Open | Post-War and Cont auction at Christies

    Sale 12123

    First Open | Post-War and Contemporary Art | NY

    28 September 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 35

    Sam Francis (1923-1994)

    Untitled

    Price Realised  

    Sam Francis (1923-1994)
    Untitled
    signed, dated and inscribed ‘1973 L.A. Sam Francis’ (on the reverse)
    acrylic on paper
    22 x 29 3/4 in.
    Painted in 1973.


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    This work is identified with the interim identification number of SF73-302 in consideration for the forthcoming Sam Francis: Catalogue Raisonné of Unique Works on Paper. This information is subject to change as scholarship continues by the Sam Francis Foundation.

    Provenance

    Nick Wilder Gallery, Los Angeles
    Shaindy Fenton, Fort Worth
    Anon. sale; Sotheby’s, New York, 2 November 1994, lot 194
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT PRIVATE AMERICAN COLLECTION