12 February 2010
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTION
SAM FRANCIS (1923-1994)
SIGNED TWICE AND DATED 'SAM FRANCIS 1962' (ON THE REVERSE)
ACRYLIC ON CANVAS
23½ X 36IN. (59.8 X 91.5CM.)
PAINTED IN 1962
THE ESTATE OF SAM FRANCIS, CALIFORNIA.
ACQUIRED FROM THE ABOVE BY THE PRESENT OWNER.
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