20,000 - 30,000 USD
Works from a Private Philadelphia Collection
1923 - 1994
signed and dated 1968 on the reverse
acrylic and watercolor on paper
Sheet: 27¼ by 40 in. (69.2 by 101.6 cm.)
Framed: 45¾ by 33 in. (116.2 by 83.8 cm.)
This work is in very good condition overall. The sheet is hinged along the edges of the reverse to the backing board. The edges of the sheet are deckled. There is a slight undulation to the sheet, inherent to the artist's chosen media. There is minor discoloration to the edges of the sheet, visible upon close inspection. There is a ⅛ inch stable tear along the lower edge, 10 inches from the lower right corner, visible upon very close inspection. Framed under Plexiglas.
The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.
Las Vegas Art Museum, Sam Francis: Remaking the World, March - April 2002, illustrated in color, p.19 (exhibition catalogue)