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Sam Francis
UNTITLED
Estimate
350,000450,000
LOT SOLD. 348,500 USD
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123
Sam Francis
UNTITLED
Estimate
350,000450,000
LOT SOLD. 348,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Contemporary Curated featuring works from “In Its Own Light: Property from the Collection of Ed Cohen and Victoria Shaw”

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New York

Sam Francis
1923 - 1994
UNTITLED

Executed in 1988, this work is included in the Sam Francis: Catalogue Raisonné of Canvas and Panel Paintings, published by the University of California Berkeley Press (UC Press: 2011) under the number SFF.1517 and is also registered in the archives of the Sam Francis Foundation with the number SFP88-12. This information is subject to change as scholarship continues by the Sam Francis Foundation.

Provenance

Private Collection, California
Private Collection, California (acquired from the above circa 1990)
Christie's, New York, 10 November 1999, Lot 758
Acquired from the above sale by the present owner

Literature

Debra Burchett-Lere and William C. Agee, Eds., Sam Francis: Catalogue Raisonné of Canvas and Panel Paintings, 1946–1994, Berkeley 2011, cat. no. 1517, illustrated in color on DVD I

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 Curated featuring works from “In Its Own Light: Property from the Collection of Ed Cohen and Victoria Shaw”

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New York