verso signed also by a third hand dated and "New York" inscribed
The work has been registered as no. S59-553 for the addendum of the catalogue raisonné currently being prepared by the Sam Francis Foundation, Glendale, USA
The artist´s studio; Galerie Krugier & Cie, Geneva; Private Collection Germany (since ca. 1960); Private Collection Germany (inherited from the previous owner)
Galerie Ludorff, Sam Francis >SPACE & CONTAINMENT<, Düsseldorf 2021
Galerie Ludorff, "Sam Francis >SPACE & CONTAINMENT<", Düsseldorf 2021, S. 8
About Sam Francis
The U.S. American painter Sam Francis is one of the most important representatives of Abstract Expressionism following a second generation of artists such as Jackson Pollock, Mark Rothko or Willem de Kooning.