14 May 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 242,500
Estimate USD 200,000 - USD 300,000
Sam Francis (1923-1994)
signed and dated 'Sam Francis 73' (on the reverse)
acrylic and oil on canvas
60 x 84 in. (152.4 x 213.3 cm.)
Painted in 1973.
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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 SFP73-46.
Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner, 1975
PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF BETTY FREEMAN
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