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Untitled (SF77-121)

Sam Francis-Untitled (SF77-121)-1977

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Untitled (SF77-121)
Size:
93.3 x 182.9 cm
Medium :
Acrylic on Japanese rice paper
Creation Year:
1977
Marks
Stamped with the artist's signature 'Sam Francis' and with the estate stamp (on the reverse)
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Estate of the artist; Jonathan Novak Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (acquired from the previous); Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition History :
Humlebaek, Denmark, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Art in Process, 19 November 1977 – 15 January 1978; Paris, France, Centre Georges Pompidou, Sam Francis: Peintures Recentes 1976-1978, 21 June – 4 September 1978; Vancouver, British Columbia, Ace Gallery, Sam Francis: Paintings and Works on Paper, 11 February – March 1979; Victoria, Texas, Victoria Regional Museum, Sam Francis: Paintings and Monotypes, 1 September – 9 October 1983; This exhibition traveled to thirteen museums throughout the United States until October 1985 including:; Flint Institute of Arts, Michigan; Virginia Beach Art Center, Virginia Beach, Virginia; Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale, Florida; The Art Center, South Bend, Indiana; Charles H. MacNider Museum, Mason City, Iowa; Murray Clara M. Eagle Gallery, Murray, Kentucky; Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, Ohio; Alexandria Museum of American Art, Alexandria, Louisiana; Beaumont Art Museum, Beaumont, Texas; Palm Springs Desert Museum, Palm Springs, California; Anchorage Historical and Fine Arts Museum, Anchorage, Alaska; Oakridge Community Art Center, Oakridge, Tennessee; Pepperdine University Art Gallery, Malibu, California; Palo Alto, California, Smith Anderson Gallery, Sam Francis: Four Decades, 27 February – 23 April 1988 ; This work is identified with the interim identification number of SF77-121 in consideration for the forthcoming Sam Francis: Catalogue Raisonné of Unique Works on Paper; This information is subject to change as scholarship continues by the Sam Francis Foundation.

Bonhams Los Angeles

Date:
2016-11-01
Lot Number :
53
Low Estimate :
$75,000[-7%]*
High Estimate :
$95,000[-26%]*
Hammer Price :
$70,000
Sold For :
$87,500*