Sam Francis Prints
a Color Sensation - Online Sale

19 - 27 Jun 2019

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Sam Francis (American, 1923-1994) and Pink Lithograph in colours, 1973, on Rives BFK wove paper, signed and inscribed 'CTP I' in pencil, one of three unique colour trial proofs aside from the edition of 28, published by The Litho Shop Inc., Santa Monica, California Sheet 662 x 1034mm. (26 x 40 3/4in.)Please note that this lot is framed.

Sam Francis (American, 1923-1994) Damp Lithograph in colours, 1969, on Rives BFK wove paper, signed and inscribed 'color trial proof #5' in pencil, one of seven unique colour trial proofs aside from the edition of 20, published by Tamarind Lithography Workshop, Los AngelesSheet 660 x 940mm. (26 x 37in.)

Sam Francis (American, 1923-1994) Veiled Sail Lithograph in colours, 1969, on Rives BFK wove paper, signed and inscribed 'colour trial proof IA' in pencil, one of ten unique colour trial proofs aside from the edition of 20, published by Tamarind Lithography Workshop, Los AngelesSheet 767 x 561mm. (30 1/4 x 22 1/8in.)

Sam Francis (American, 1923-1994) Seal Sail Lithograph in colours, 1969, on Rives BFK wove paper, signed and inscribed 'color trial proof #3' in pencil, a unique colour trial proof aside from the edition of 20, published by Tamarind Lithography Workshop, Los Angeles Sheet 915 x 640mm. (36 x 25 1/4in.)

Sam Francis (American, 1923-1994) Sulfur Sail Lithograph in colours, 1969, on Rives BFK wove paper, signed and inscribed 'colour trial proof I' in pencil, one of seven unique colour trial proofs aside from the edition of 20, published by Tamarind lithography Workshop, Los AngelesSheet 975 x 663mm. (38 3/8 x 26 1/8in.)

Sam Francis (American, 1923-1994) Untitled Monotype in colours, circa 1973, on wove paper, with the Sam Francis Archive stamp on the reverseSheet 570 x 760mm. (22 1/2 x 30in.)Please note that this lot is framed.

Sam Francis (American, 1923-1994) Untitled Monotype in colours, circa 1973, on BFK Rives wove paper, with the Sam Francis Archive stamp on the reverseSheet 640 x 795 mm. (25 x 31 1/4in.)Please note that this lot is framed.

Sam Francis (American, 1923-1994) Untitled Monotype in colours, 1966, on wove paper, with the Sam Francis Archive ink stamp on the reverseSheet 850 x 560mm. (33 1/2 x 22in.)Please note that this lot is framed.

Sam Francis (American, 1923-1994) Metal Line Lithograph in colours, 1971, on Rives BFK wove paper, signed and inscribed 'CTP II' in pencil, one of three unique colour trial proofs aside from the edition of 19, published by The Litho Shop Inc., Santa Monica, California Sheet 889 x 635mm. (35 x 25in.)

Sam Francis (American, 1923-1994) Untitled Lithograph in colours, 1980, on Rives BFK wove paper, signed and inscribed 'CTP III' in pencil, one of eight unique colour trial proofs aside from the edition of 32, published by The Litho Shop Inc., Santa Monica, California Sheet 700 x 1010mm. (27 1/2 x 39 3/4in.)

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