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    Sale 2049

    Post-War & Contemporary Art Morning Session

    13 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 271

    Sam Francis (1923-1994)

    Untitled

    Price Realised  

    Sam Francis (1923-1994)
    Untitled
    signed and dated 'Sam Francis 1983' (on the reverse)
    acrylic on canvas
    24 x 48 in. (61 x 121.8 cm.)
    Painted in 1983.


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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 SFP83-4.

    Provenance

    Cantor-Lemberg Gallery, Birmingham
    Anon. sale; Christie's, New York, 8 May 1997, lot 272
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner


    Exhibited

    Boise, Art Attack Gallery, Sam Francis American Master of Abstract Expressionism, October-December 1983.
    Birmingham, Michigan, Cantor-Lemberg Gallery, November-December 1984.