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    Sale 1970

    Post-War And Contemporary First Open

    1 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 278

    Sam Francis (1923-1994)

    Untitled

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Sam Francis (1923-1994)
    Untitled
    signed and dated 'Sam Francis 1969' (on the reverse)
    acrylic on paper
    30 x 25¼ in. (76.2 x 64.1 cm.)
    Painted in 1969.


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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 SF69-040.

    Provenance

    Sam Francis Estate, California
    Jonathan Novak Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
    Robert Green Fine Arts, Mill Valley
    Acquired from the above by the present owner


    Exhibited

    Buffalo, Albright-Knox Gallery; Washington, D.C., Corcoran Gallery of Art; New York, Whitney Museum of American Art and Dallas Museum of Fine Arts, Sam Francis Paintings 1947-1972, September 1972-March 1973, p. 128, no. 138 (illustrated).