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To Holderlin

Sam Francis-To Holderlin-1952

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist:
Artwork:
To Holderlin
Size:
49.8 x 65 cm
Medium :
Watercolor on paper
Creation Year:
1952
Marks
Signed, dated, and inscribed '1952 Sam Francis to Holderlin' (on the reverse)
Category :
Drawing
Provenance :
Estate of the artist, California, 1994; Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, St. Louis, 1999; Private collection, Milan; Galerie Thomas, Munich; Acquired from the previous by the present owner, 2003
Exhibition History :
Paris, Galerie Jean Fournier, Sam Francis, de 1947 a 1988, sur papier, October- November 1988.New York, Lawrence Rubin Greenberg Van Doren Fine Art, Sam Francis: Paintings & Works on Paper from the 1950s, November-December 1999, p. 19, no. 5 (illustrated).New York, Artemis Greenberg Van Doren Gallery, Sam Francis Works on Paper from the 50s, April- May 2003 (illustrated in color)

Christie’s New York

Date:
2016-03-04
Lot Number :
34
Low Estimate :
$50,000[-24%]*
High Estimate :
$70,000[-46%]*
Hammer Price :
$38,000
Sold For :
$47,500*