Sam Francis - Untitled (SF 60-1135) - image-1

Lot 4 D

Sam Francis - Untitled (SF 60-1135)

Auction 1155 - overview Cologne
19.06.2020, 18:00 - Modern and Contemporary Art - Evening Sale
Estimate: 35.000 € - 40.000 €
Result: 52.500 € (incl. premium)

Sam Francis

Untitled (SF 60-1135)

Gouache on card. 73 x 50 cm. Framed under glass. Signed, dated, and inscribed '1960 Tokyo Sam Francis Pm' and with directional arrow verso. - Minor traces of age.

According to the Sam Francis Foundation, Pasadena, the present work was presumably signed, dated and also revised in the 1980s.


This work is identified with the interim identification number of SF 60-1135 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.


Galerie Delaive, Amsterdam; Baukunst Galerie, Cologne (label verso); private collection, Rhineland-Palatinate


Cologne 1999 (Baukunst Galerie), Sam Francis, The spirit of Blue, with colour illus. on invitation
New York 1990 (Associated American Artists), Sam Francis Prints and Drawings 1957-1989,, n.pag. with colour illus.