Sam Francis (1923-1994)
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Sam Francis (1923-1994)

Painting 1957

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Sam Francis (1923-1994)
Painting 1957
watercolour
14¾ x 11 in. (37.5 x 27.9 cm.)
This work is registered with the Sam Francis Foundation as archive number SF57-308.
Provenance
with Gimpel Fils, London, where purchased by the present owner in 1957 for 40 gns.
Exhibited
London, Gimpel Fils, Sam Francis: Oil Paintings and Watercolours, May - June 1957, no. 24.
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Please note the following additional information for this lot:

The correct title for this work is Painting 1955 and not as stated in the catalogue entry.

signed 'Sam Francis' and dated 'N.Y. 1955' (on the reverse).

EXHIBITED:
Seattle, Washington, Zoe Dusanne Gallery, March - April 1956.

The correct archive number is SF55-136 and not as stated in the catalogue.

The 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.

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