1923 - 1994年
signed twice and dated 1975 and 1976 on the reverse
acrylic on canvas
118 1/8 by 79 7/8 in. 300 by 202.9 cm.
This work is identified with the interim identification number of SFF.671 in consideration for the forthcoming Sam Francis: Catalogue Raisonné of Canvas and Panel Paintings. This information is subject to change as scholarship continues by the Sam Francis Foundation.
Ishiguru Gallery, Japan
Acquired from the above by the present owner in December 1985
New York, André Emmerich Gallery, Sam Francis: New Paintings and Works on Paper, May 1976
Paris, Pavillon des Arts; Humlebaek, Louisiana Museum of Arts; Tokyo, Ogawa Art Foundation; Tokyo, Yayoi Gallery, L’oeuvre de Sam Francis dans les collections du Musée Idemitsu, September 1986 - December 1987, cat. no. 37, illustrated in color
Toyama, Museum of Modern Art; Chiba, Kawamura Memorial Museum of Art; Museum of Art Ehime; Tokyo, Museum of Contemporary Art; Fukushima, Iwaki City Museum of Art; Oita City Art Museum, Sam Francis: From the Idemitsu Collection, August 2002 - October 2003, cat. no. 47, p. 74, illustrated in color
Noel Frackman, "Art Reviews: Sam Francis," ARTS Magazine 51, No. 1, September 1976, p. 15, illustrated
Yves Michaud and Marcelin Pleynet, Sam Francis, Paris 1992, p. 152, illustrated in color
Contemporary Great Masters: Sam Francis, Tokyo 1994, pl. 51, p. 59, illustrated in color
Debra Burchett-Lere, Ed., Sam Francis: Catalogue Raisonné of Canvas and Panel Paintings 1946-1994, Berkeley 2011, cat. no. SFF.671, illustrated in color on the DVD