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    Description

    Sam Francis (American, 1923-1994)
    Untitled, 1983
    Monotype with dry pigments, inks, and oils on paper
    30 x 23-1/2 inches (76.2 x 59.7 cm)
    Stamped on verso with the Sam Francis Estate logo and facsimile signature stamps
    Inscribed on verso with the Litho Shop identification number: SFM 83-459

    PROVENANCE:
    Estate of the artist, California, 1994;
    Sale: Stop Cancer Weekend, Santa Barbara, California, October 2002;
    Private collection, Pacific Palisades, California, acquired from the above;
    By descent to the present owners.

    EXHIBITED:
    Andre Emmerich, New York, Monotypes, April 26-May 26, 1997.

    The following artwork has been recorded with the interim identification number of SFM83-459. This information is subject to change as scholarship continues with the Experimental Workshop archives and the Sam Francis Foundation.




    Condition Report*: Work appears to be in overall good condition, minor handling creases to corners (not visible from the front), otherwise no apparent condition issues of note. This work is unmounted and not framed.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2017
    22nd Monday
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