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    Sale 2168

    Post War and Contemporary Art Morning Session

    14 May 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 233

    Sam Francis (1923-1994)

    Untitled

    Price Realised  

    Sam Francis (1923-1994)
    Untitled
    signed and dated 'Sam Francis 1981' (on the reverse)
    acrylic on canvas
    60 x 55 in. (152.4 x 139.7 cm.)
    Painted in 1981.


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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 SFP81-1A.

    Provenance

    André Emmerich Gallery, New York
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1986


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A WEST COAST COLLECTION


    Exhibited

    New York, André Emmerich Gallery, Sam Francis: Recent Work, April-May 1981.