1 April 2008
Sam Francis (1923-1994)
signed and dated 'Sam Francis 1967' (on the reverse) and signed again and dated again 'Sam Francis Tokyo 1968' (on the overlap)
acrylic on canvas
55 x 19¼ in. (139.7 x 48.7 cm.)
Painted in 1967-1968.
Anon. sale; Christie's, New York, 14 May 1989, lot 181
Private collection, Philadelphia
Anon. sale; Christie's New York, 19 November 1997, lot 296
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner
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Tokyo Central Bijutsukan Gallery and Osaka, Gutai Pinacotheca, Sam Francis, May-June 1968.
This work will be included in the forthcoming Sam Francis Catalogue Raisonné edited by Debra Burchett-Lere and is registered with the Sam Francis Foundation as archive number SFP67-24.
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