Untitled (Bright Ring Drawing)
Artwork: Untitled (Bright Ring Drawing)
Size: 57.2 x 75.6 cm
Medium: Acrylic and gouache on paper
Creation year: 1966
Marks: Signed, inscribed and dated 'Sam Francis 1964-1965-1966 Tokyo' (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : Painted in 1964-1966
Provenance: Bernard Jacobson Gallery, London; Private collection, 1990; Anon. sale; Mainichi Auction, Tokyo, 10 September 2011, lot 883; Private collection, Tokyo; Anon. sale; Sotheby's, New York, 10 May 2012, lot 302; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: Bern, Galerie Kornfeld und Klipstein, Sam Francis: Werke 1962-1966, September-October 1966, p. 42, no. 73 (illustrated); New York, Pierre Matisse Gallery, Sam Francis: Oil Paintings and Colored Drawings from 1962 to 1966, February-March 1967, no. 51.

Christie's New York

Date: 2019-02-28
Lot Number: 51