23 September 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 25,000
Estimate USD 10,000 - USD 15,000
Sam Francis (1923-1994)
signed and dated 'Sam Francis 1974' (on the reverse)
acrylic on paper
10¼ x 12½ in. (26 x 31.7 cm.)
Painted in 1974.
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
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 SF74-763.
Manny Silverman Gallery, Los Angeles
Whether because of rarity, provenance or personal connections, works never previously offered at auction have a mystique all of..
How New York graffiti artists of the 1980s — offered in FIRST OPEN: Online, 4-13 April — earned acceptance by the a..
As he unveils a monumental new public sculpture in south London, how the artist ‘envisions the invisible’
Their passions, motivations and dreams — and advice for anyone hoping to join their exclusive club