160
160
Sam Francis
UNTITLED
Estimate
150,000200,000
LOT SOLD. 212,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT
160
Sam Francis
UNTITLED
Estimate
150,000200,000
LOT SOLD. 212,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Contemporary Art Day Auction

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Sam Francis
1923 - 1994
UNTITLED

Executed in 1965, this work is stamped by the Estate of Sam Francis and is identified with the interim identification number SF65-657 in consideration for the forthcoming Sam Francis: Catalogue Raisonné of Unique Works on Paper. This information is subject to change as scholarship continues by the Sam Francis Foundation.

Provenance

Estate of the Artist
Gallery Delaive, Amsterdam 
Acquired by the present owner from the above

Exhibited

Amsterdam, Gallery Delaive; Amstelveen, Museum Jan van der Togt, Sam Francis: Remembering 1923-1994, November 2004 - January 2005, p. 31, illustrated in color
Bratislava, Danubiana Meulensteen Art Museum, Sam Francis: Retrospective in Blue, June - August 2010, pp. 96-97, illustrated in color
Paris, Galerie Le Feuvre, JonOne/Sam Francis: Past-Present, May - June 2013
New York, S|2, Born in a Minute: Color Field Painting from the 1950s-1970s, September - October 2014, cat. no. 5, pp. 36-37 and 39, illustrated in color

Catalogue Note

"Color is light on fire. Each color is the result of burning, for each substance burns with a particular color." Sam Francis

Contemporary Art Day Auction

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