1923 - 1994
This work is identified with the interim identification number of SF69-112 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.
Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner
Paris, Pavillon des Art; Denmark, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art; and Tokyo, Ogawa Art Foundation L'oeuvre de Sam Francis dans les collections du Musée Idemitsu, September 1986 - December 1987, n.p., no. 24, illustrated in colour
Toyama, Museum of Modern Art; Chiba, Kawamura Memorial Museum of Art; Ehime, Museum of Art Ehime; Tokyo, Museum of Contemporary Art; Fukushima, Iwaki City Art Museum; and Oita, City Art Museum, Sam Francis: From the Idemitsu Collection, August 2002 - October 2003, p. 57, no. 34, illustrated in colour
Tokyo, Idemitsu Museum of Arts; Osaka, Idemitsu Museum of Arts Part I; and Osaka, Idemitsu Museum of Arts Part II, Sam Francis: From the Idemitsu Collection, June 2000 - April 2001, p. 48, no. 46, illustrated in colour
Jean-François Lyotard, Sam Francis: Lesson of Darkness...Like the Paintings of a Blind Man, California 1993, n.p., illustrated in colour