1923 - 1994年
UNTITLED (COOL VIOLET)
watercolor on paper
26 1/2 by 40 1/4 in. 67.3 by 102.2 cm.
Executed in 1956-57, this work is identified with the interim identification number of SF57-045 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.
Martha Jackson Gallery, New York
Harris B. Steinberg Collection, New York
Galerie Beyeler, Basel
John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco
Acquired from the above by the present owner in June 1983
New York, Martha Jackson Gallery, Sam Francis: Watercolors and Around the Blues, November - December 1957, cat. no. 3, n.p., (text)
New York, Horace Mann School, A Half-Century of American Art, 1959
Boulder, Henderson Museum Gallery of Art, University of Colorado, Watermedia Painting, July - September 1970, n.p., illustrated
Basel, Galerie Beyeler, Sam Francis: Ölbilder und Gouachen, June 1977, cat. no. 11, n.p. (text)
Musée d’art contemporain de Montreal, L’oeil du collectionneur, October 1996 - January 1997, p. 58 (text)
Karen Thomson, Ed., The Blema and H. Arnold Steinberg Collection, Montreal 2015, cat. no. 30, p. 37, illustrated in color