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Bright Ring Drawing

Sam Francis-Bright Ring Drawing-1964

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Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Bright Ring Drawing
Size:
104 x 69 cm
Medium :
Watercolour and acrylic on paper
Creation Year:
1964
Marks
Signed, inscribed and dated 'Sam Francis March 1964 Tokyo' (on the reverse)
Category :
Drawing
Provenance :
Galerie Proarta, Zurich; Ernst Beyeler Collection, Basel; His sale, Christie's London, 21 June 2011, lot 20; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition History :
London, Arthur Tooth & Sons, Sam Francis, 1965, no. 17 (illustrated, unpaged; titled 'Green Magenta Blue'); Bern, Galerie Kornfeld und Klipstein, Sam Francis: Werke 1962-1966, 1966, no. 52 (illustrated, p. 37); Bern, Galerie Kornfeld und Cie, Sam Francis: Werke 1969-1973, 1973, no. 72; Bonn, Galerie Pudelko, Sam Francis, 1993, no. 8 (illustrated, unpaged); Mendrisio, Museo d'Arte di Mendrisio, Sam Francis...this permanent water, 1997 (illustrated in colour, p. 79)

Christie’s London

Date:
2017-03-08
Lot Number :
165
Low Estimate :
$124,652[+10%]*
High Estimate :
$186,978[-27%]*
Hammer Price :
$137,117
Sold For :
$170,773*