SAM FRANCIS (1923-1994)
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SAM FRANCIS (1923-1994)


SAM FRANCIS (1923-1994)
signed ‘Sam Francis’ (on the reverse)
acrylic on paper laid down on board
19 ¾ x 23 7/8in. (50 x 60.5cm.)
Executed in 1992
Estate of the artist, California.
Woodward Gallery, New York.
Acquired from the above by the present owner.
B. Ashley, 'Kaleidoscope world: Part-time Marin resident Sam Francis made a splash in the international art circuit.', in Marin Independent Journal, March 22, 1999 (illustrated in colour).
D. Burchett-Lere (ed.), Sam Francis: Online Catalogue Raisonné Project, digital, ongoing, no. SF92-3 (illustrated).
Ross, Robert Green Fine Arts, Sam Francis: Works on Paper/Mark Erickson: Recent Paintings, 1994.
Mill Valley, Robert Green Fine Arts, Sam Francis: Fresh Air Paintings on Paper and Prints, 1999.
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This lot has been imported from outside of the UK for sale and placed under the Temporary Admission regime. Import VAT is payable at 5% on the hammer price. VAT at 20% will be added to the buyer’s premium but will not be shown separately on our invoice.
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Please note the work is signed 'Sam Francis' (on the reverse) and not as stated in the printed catalogue.

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