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    Sale 1970

    Post-War And Contemporary First Open

    1 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 200

    Sam Francis (1923-1994)

    Untitled

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Sam Francis (1923-1994)
    Untitled
    signed and dated 'Sam Francis 1967' (on the reverse) and signed again and dated again 'Sam Francis Tokyo 1968' (on the overlap)
    acrylic on canvas
    55 x 19¼ in. (139.7 x 48.7 cm.)
    Painted in 1967-1968.


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    This work will be included in the forthcoming Sam Francis Catalogue Raisonné edited by Debra Burchett-Lere and is registered with the Sam Francis Foundation as archive number SFP67-24.

    Provenance

    Anon. sale; Christie's, New York, 14 May 1989, lot 181
    Private collection, Philadelphia
    Anon. sale; Christie's New York, 19 November 1997, lot 296
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner


    Exhibited

    Tokyo Central Bijutsukan Gallery and Osaka, Gutai Pinacotheca, Sam Francis, May-June 1968.