Sale: 488 / Post War / Contemporary Art II, June 08. 2019 in Munich Lot 589

 
589
Sam Francis
Untitled (SF72-013), 1972.
Gouache
Estimate:
€ 35,000 / $ 39,550
Sold:
€ 55,000 / $ 62.149

(incl. 25% surcharge)
Lot description
Untitled (SF72-013). 1972.
Gouache and acrylic.
Verso inscribed "2708 F" by a hand other than that of the artist, as well as inscribed with direction and an arrow. On wove paper, laid on canvas. 41 x 32.7 cm (16.1 x 12.8 in) . [CH].

The work is registered at the Sam Francis Foundation, Pasadena/California with the interims identiofication number SF72-013, and will be included into the forthcoming catalog raisonné "Sam Francis: Catalogue Raisonné of Unique Works on Paper".

PROVENANCE: Galerie André Emmerich, New York.
Falchi Arte Moderna, Milan (verso with the gallery label).
Private collection Italy (from ca. 1975)
Private collection Italy (inherited from aforementioned).
Private collection North Rhine-Westphalia.

EXHIBITION: Sam Francis. Works on Paper, André Emmerich Gallery, New York, December 02, 1972 to January 03, 1973 (with exhibition label on the stretcher).

LITERATURE: Christie's, London, Auction 7358, Post War and Contemporary Art Day Sale, February 9, 2007, lot no. 253.

589
Sam Francis
Untitled (SF72-013), 1972.
Gouache
Estimate:
€ 35,000 / $ 39,550
Sold:
€ 55,000 / $ 62.149

(incl. 25% surcharge)