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September 19, 2014 12:00 PMCalender

Sam Francis (American, 1923-1994) Lyre Eight

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2749BLocation: BostonDate / Time: September 19, 2014 12:00PM


Sam Francis (American, 1923-1994)

Lyre Eight, 1972, edition of 50, published by Gemini G.E.L., Los Angeles (Lembark, S.5/SFS-134; NGA/Gemini, 18.18). Numbered and signed "33/50 Sam Francis" in pencil within the image l.r., publisher's and copyright dry stamps l.r. Color screenprint on paper, image size 42 1/4 x 54 in. (107.3 x 137.1 cm),framed.
Condition: Pale mat burn, gentle rippling, not examined out of frame.

Provenance: A private New York and Massachusetts collection.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

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Sam Francis, Los Angeles, Massachusetts