London, South Kensington
2 April 2008
Sam Francis (1923-1994)
signed 'Sam Francis' (on the reverse)
acrylic on paper
16 1/8 x 13in. (41 x 33cm.)
Executed circa 1974
Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner.
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This work is registered with the Sam Francis Foundation under no. SF74-328.
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