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Green

Sam Francis-Green-1953

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Green
Size:
128.9 x 161.3 cm
Medium :
Oil on canvas
Creation Year:
1953
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Yvonne Hagen, Paris ; Acquired from the previous by the present owner, circa 1960s
Exhibition History :
Athens, University of Georgia, Georgia Museum of Art; Wichita Art Museum; Seattle, Charles and Emma Frye Art Museum; Binghamton, Roberson Memorial Center for the Arts and Sciences and Columbus, Huntington National Bank, American Painting: The 1950's, November 1968-October 1969, no. 8.; Los Angeles, Museum of Contemporary Art; Houston, Menil Collection; Sweden, Malmo Konsthall; Madrid, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia and Rome, Galleria Comunale d'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Sam Francis: Paintings 1947-1990, March 1999-January 2001, p. 64, pl. 12 (illustrated in color).

Christie’s New York

Date:
2016-05-10
Lot Number :
30
Low Estimate :
$1,800,000[-11%]*
High Estimate :
$2,500,000[-36%]*
Hammer Price :
$1,600,000
Sold For :
$1,925,000*