30 June 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 62,500
Estimate USD 40,000 - USD 60,000
Sam Francis (1923-1994)
signed, inscribed and dated 'Sam Francis 1965 Tokyo' (on the reverse)
acrylic on paper
27 x 39½ in. (68.6 x 100.3 cm.)
Painted in 1965.
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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 SF65-059.
Acquired from the artist's estate by the present owner
New York, Lawrence Rubin Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, Sam Francis: Works from the Early 1960s, October-November 2000, plate 16 (illustrated).
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