SAM FRANCIS 1923-1994
San Mateo, California 1923 – 1994 Santa Monica (American)
Title: Untitled SF 349, from: Papierski Portfolio 1973-84
Technique: Original Hand Signed and Numbered Lithograph in Colours on BFK Rives Wove Paper
Paper size: 76.2 x 56 cm. / 30 x 22 in.
Additional Information: This original lithograph is hand signed in pencil by the artist “Sam Francis” at the lower right margin.
It is also hand numbered in pencil from the edition of 50, at the lower left margin. There were also 14 artist’s proofs.
This lithograph was created for the portfolio “Papierski” that included 7 different lithographs.
It was published by Editions Daniel Papierski, Paris and printed by l’Atelier Gardner Lithograph, Buena Park, California, 1992.
The seven lithograph were created between 1973 and 1984 and were finally published in 1992 to accompany the publication of the Sam Francis monograph by Yves Michaud in Paris.
The paper bears the BFK Rives watermark in the upper image.
Literature: Lembark, W. C. (1992). The Prints of Sam Francis: A Catalogue Raisonné, 1960-1990. Vol I. New York: Hudson Hills Press
Reference: SF 349
Condition: Excellent Condition.