30 June 2008
Sam Francis (1923-1997)
signed, inscribed and dated 'Sam Francis 1965 Tokyo' (on the reverse)
acrylic and watercolor on paper
21¾ x 12½ in. (55.2 x 31.8 cm.)
Painted in 1965.
Acquired from the artist's estate by the present owner
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New York, Lawrence Rubin Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, Sam Francis: Works from the Early 1960s, October-November 2000.
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 SF65-044.
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