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PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION, BEVERLY HILLS

Sam Francis
UNTITLED
Estimate
50,00070,000
LOT SOLD. 215,000 USD
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183

PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION, BEVERLY HILLS

Sam Francis
UNTITLED
Estimate
50,00070,000
LOT SOLD. 215,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Sam Francis
1923 - 1994
UNTITLED
acrylic on canvas
63 3/4 by 38 1/4 in. 161.9 by 97.2 cm.
Executed circa 1965, this work is stamped with the artist's signature and by the Estate of Sam Francis on the reverse.
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Provenance

Estate of the Artist
Ace Gallery, Los Angeles
Acquired by the present owner from the above in March 2009

Exhibited

Tokyo, Minami Gallery; Osaka, Gutai Pinacotheca, Sam Francis, May - June 1968
Paris, Galerie Jean Fournier, Sam Francis: Edges 1962-1970, March - April 1999
Chicago, Richard Gray Gallery; New York, Richard Gray Gallery, Sam Francis: The Edge, April - September 2000, p. 15, illustrated
San Francisco, Brian Gross Fine Art, Sam Francis: Work on Paper from the Sixties, October - December 2001
Beverly Hills, Ace Gallery, Institute of Contemporary Art, Sam Francis: Edge Paintings, March - July 2003

Literature

Debra Burchett-Lere, ed., Sam Francis: Catalogue Raisonné of the Canvas and Panel Paintings 1946-1994, Berkeley, 2011, cat. no. SFF.417, illustrated in color on the DVD

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