Artist: Sam Francis
Size: 58.4 x 77.5 cm
Medium: Watercolor on paper
Creation year: 1959
Marks: Signed and dated 'Sam Francis 1960' (on the reverse); signed again, inscribed and dated again 'Sam Francis 1960 For Vyvyn Paris Oct 24. 1960.' (on a paper label affixed to the backing board)
Artwork details : Painted circa 1958-1959
Provenance: Private collection, Paris, 1960; Private collection, Massachusetts; Andre Emmerich Gallery, New York; Ernestine and Bradley Wayne, Dallas, 1985; Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, New York; Private collection, United States, 2011; Van Doren Waxter, New York, 2014; Private collection, United States ; Anon. sale; Sotheby's, New York, 12 November 2014, lot 163; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: New York, Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, Highlights from the Ernestine and Bradley Wayne Collection, November-December 2011, pp. 10-11 (illustrated); New York, Van de Weghe Fine Art, Works on Paper from the 50s, March–May 2015.