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Sulfur Sail
By Sam Francis
Located in London, GB
97.5 x 66 cms (38 3/8 x 26 ins) Edition of 20
Category

1960s Abstract Abstract Prints

Materials

Lithograph

  • Sulfur Sail
  • Sulfur Sail
H 38.38 in. W 26 in.
Sam Francis
By Sam Francis
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
Color lithograph on Rives BFK, 1975 37 x27 inches,full margins, Signed and numbered 10/30 in pencil, lower margin. Printed and published by The Litho Shop Inc. ,Santa Monica,with...
Category

Vintage 1970s Contemporary Art

Materials

Paper

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H 46 in. W 36 in. D 1 in.
Untitled, Sam Francis
By Sam Francis
Located in New York, NY
This original lithograph in colors was created in 1964 from the Pasadena Box portfolio. Signed by the artist in pencil, annotated “printer’s proof” in pencil, measuring 15 ½ x 22 ¾ i...
Category

20th Century Contemporary Abstract Prints

Materials

Lithograph

Untitled, Sam Francis
By Sam Francis
Located in New York, NY
A bold statement by the artist, Sam Francis created this lithograph in 1982 with beautiful colors on a large sheet.  Hand-signed by the artist in pencil, and numbered, the artwork me...
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20th Century Prints and Multiples

Materials

Lithograph

Untitled, Sam Francis
By Sam Francis
Located in New York, NY
A monochromatic image of symmetry and grace, this original lithograph was created by Sam Francis in 1975, and is hand-signed by the artist in pencil, and numbered.  Measuring 22 ¼ x ...
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20th Century Prints and Multiples

Materials

Lithograph

Sam Francis "Tall Groove"
By Sam Francis
Located in Toronto, Ontario
Caviar20 is pleased to be offering this fantastic Sam Francis etching. Sam Francis (b. 1923 - 1994) is known as one of America’s most dynamic second-generation abstract expressioni...
Category

1980s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Prints

Materials

Etching

For Thirteen, Sam Francis
By Sam Francis
Located in New York, NY
Created as an original screenprint by the artist in 1989, For Thirteen, by Sam Francis, is hand-signed in pencil, and numbered, measuring 28 x 38 in (71 x 96.5 cm), unframed.  It is ...
Category

Late 20th Century Contemporary Prints and Multiples

Materials

Screen

Sklye by Sam Francis
By Sam Francis
Located in London, GB
Sklye by Sam Francis (1923-1994) Acrylic on paper 14.6 x 10.2 cm (5 ³/₄x 4 inches) Signed, Sam Francis and dated on the reverse Signed again, dated and inscribed on the backing boar...
Category

1980s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

Blue Cut Sail, Sam Francis
By Sam Francis
Located in New York, NY
A notably small edition, this original lithograph was created by Sam Francis in 1969 and is hand-signed by the artist in pencil, and numbered (verso), measuring 22 x 30 inches (56 x ...
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20th Century Abstract Prints and Multiples

Materials

Lithograph

Untitled (SF 310), Sam Francis
By Sam Francis
Located in New York, NY
A unique proof and the master from which the edition was printed, this original lithograph by Sam Francis is inscribed as “BAT” (bon a tirer), this print was created by the artist in...
Category

20th Century Neo-Expressionist Prints and Multiples

Materials

Lithograph

Untitled (SF-202), Sam Francis
By Sam Francis
Located in New York, NY
This two-color lithograph was created by the artist in 1976. Signed in pencil and numbered, from the edition of 30. Accompanied by Certificate of Authenticity from Michael Lisi Cont...
Category

20th Century Contemporary Abstract Prints

Materials

Lithograph

Original, Registered, Sam Francis Painting
By Sam Francis
Located in Newport Beach, CA
A signed and dated, 1979, brightly colored, acrylic-on-paper artwork by internationally renowned American artist, Sam Francis. The piece is registered with the Sam Francis Foundation...
Category

Vintage 1970s American Contemporary Art

Materials

Acrylic, Paper

Dynamic, 1981, Sam Francis Monotype
By Sam Francis
Located in Newport Beach, CA
Untitled, 1981, unique embossed monotype print on handmade paper. Created at the Institute of Experimental Printmaking by lauded American artist, Sam Francis (1923-1994). Signed and ...
Category

Vintage 1980s American Contemporary Art

Materials

Paint, Paper

  • Dynamic, 1981, Sam Francis Monotype
  • Dynamic, 1981, Sam Francis Monotype
  • Dynamic, 1981, Sam Francis Monotype
  • Dynamic, 1981, Sam Francis Monotype
H 37.75 in. W 33 in. D 2 in.
An Other Set - X, Sam Francis
By Sam Francis
Located in New York, NY
A remarkable work of art, An Other Set – X was created by Sam Francis in 1964 as one of eight original lithographs in color in the famed, Pasadena Box portfolio.  Printed on Japanese...
Category

20th Century Modern Prints and Multiples

Materials

Lithograph

Untitled (SFE-080), Sam Francis
By Sam Francis
Located in New York, NY
A large and colorful original lithograph created by Sam Francis in 1992, SFE-080 is a stunning print, hand-signed in pencil and numbered, measuring 27 7/8 x 37 3/8 in (70.8 x 95 cm),...
Category

Late 20th Century Prints and Multiples

Materials

Drypoint, Etching, Aquatint

Demeter, Limited Edition Lithograph, Sam Francis
By Sam Francis
Located in Mount Clemens, MI
SAM FRANCIS (1923-1994) Noted for his lyrical, colorful abstract works, was one of the first American artists to experiment with "empty-center" painting. His characteristic brilliant...
Category

1970s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Prints

Materials

Lithograph

Sam Francis "Untitled (Celebration)" Etching, 1992
By Sam Francis
Located in Toronto, Ontario
A preeminent figure in 20th century abstraction, Sam Francis (1923-1994) is renowned for his dynamic and colorful works. Printmaking was an essential part of his practice. Similar t...
Category

1990s Abstract Abstract Prints

Materials

Etching

Sam Francis "Untitled (Harmony)" Etching, 1994
By Sam Francis
Located in Toronto, Ontario
A preeminent figure in 20th century abstraction, Sam Francis (1923-1994) is renowned for his dynamic and colorful works. Printmaking was an essential part of his practice. Similar to...
Category

1990s Abstract Abstract Prints

Materials

Etching

Abstract Lithograph by Sam Francis, 1976
By Sam Francis
Located in Long Island City, NY
Artist: Sam Francis, American (1923 - 1994) Title: Untitled (SF-208) Year: 1976 Medium: Lithograph on BFK Rives, signed and numbered in pencil Edition: 25/30 Size: 33 x 25 in. (83.82...
Category

1970s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Prints

Materials

Lithograph

Sam Francis "Sulfur Sail (SF-93)", 1969
By Sam Francis
Located in Toronto, Ontario
Sam Francis (b. 1923 - 1994) is known as one of America’s most dynamic abstract expressionist artists. Printmaking was an essential part of his practice. Similar to Robert Motherwe...
Category

1970s Abstract Abstract Prints

Materials

Lithograph

Sam Francis "Blue Cut Sail" Lithograph, 1969
By Sam Francis
Located in Toronto, Ontario
A preeminent figure in 20th century abstraction, Sam Francis (1923-1994) is renowned for his dynamic and colorful works. Printmaking was an essential part of his practice. Similar to...
Category

1960s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Prints

Materials

Lithograph

Sam Francis - Michel Waldberg - Metaphysique Du Vid
By Sam Francis
Located in New York, NY
Sam Francis Exhibition Poster. Color lithograph 1986 Painter and printmaker who was prominent among the group of painters known as the second generation of Abstract Expressionis...
Category

1980s Contemporary Abstract Prints

Materials

Lithograph

Composition by Sam Francis - Abstract work on paper, 1990
By Sam Francis
Located in London, GB
Composition by Sam Francis (1923-1994) Acrylic and paper collage on paper 57.2 x 81.3 cm (22 ¹/₂ x 32 inches) Stamped on the reverse with Sam Francis Estate logo stamp and fascimile ...
Category

1990s Abstract Abstract Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Paper, Acrylic

For the Blue Sons of the Air, Sam Francis
By Sam Francis
Located in New York, NY
A beautiful example of the artist’s best work, For the Blue Sons of the Air was created by Sam Francis as a screenprint in 1990.  It is hand-signed and numbered, measures 53 ¾ x 32 i...
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Late 20th Century Abstract Expressionist Prints and Multiples

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Screen

Sam Francis Untitled Signed Limited Edition Abstract Expressionist Print
By Sam Francis
Located in San Rafael, CA
Sam Francis (American, 1923 - 1994) Untitled, 1981 Aquatint on Rives BFK paper Signed in pencil and blind-stamped on lower right, and numbered in pencil with publisher's blind stamp ...
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Late 20th Century Abstract Expressionist Abstract Prints

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Black and White, Aquatint

1979 After Sam Francis 'Paintings and Drawings' Abstract Black,Multicolor
By Sam Francis
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Paper Size: 55 x 40 inches ( 139.7 x 101.6 cm ) Image Size: 55 x 40 inches ( 139.7 x 101.6 cm ) Framed: No Condition: A-: Near Mint, very light signs of handling Additional De...
Category

1970s Prints and Multiples

Materials

Offset

Sam Francis "Salmon, 1973", hand signed and limited abstract color etching
By Sam Francis
Located in Eltville, DE
Sam Francis San Mateo 1923 - 1994 Santa Monica SFE-4B Salmon, 1973 color etching and aquatint Hand signed and limited: 23/45 Image: 40 x 45.5 cm Sheet: 63.5 x 89 cm Sam Francis orig...
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1970s Abstract Abstract Prints

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Aquatint

Sam Francis Signed Large Limited Edition 11 Color Modern Abstract Screenprint
By Sam Francis
Located in Studio City, CA
A deeply engaging, widely colorful work by California born, American artist Sam Francis made specifically for the 25th Anniversary of the Music Center in Los Angeles. The piece, ...
Category

Vintage 1980s American Modern Contemporary Art

Materials

Acrylic, Paper

SF64-045, Sam Francis, Acrylic, American Abstraction, Postwar, Work on paper
By Sam Francis
Located in Geneva, CH
SF64-045, Sam Francis, Acrylic, American Abstraction, Postwar, Work on paper 1964 Acrylic on paper 73 x 56.5 cm 94 x 75 cm / 37 x 29.5 in. (with frame) Signed and dated on the reve...
Category

1960s Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Paper, Acrylic

2004 Sam Francis 'Untitled SF-341' Modernism Multicolor,Gold,Green,White,Yellow
By Sam Francis
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Paper Size: 54.25 x 37 inches ( 137.795 x 93.98 cm ) Image Size: 48.5 x 31.5 inches ( 123.19 x 80.01 cm ) Framed: No Condition: A: Mint Additional Details: This is a reproducti...
Category

Early 2000s Prints and Multiples

Materials

Offset

Sam Francis Large Color Lithograph SF 272 Hand Signed Modern Abstract Framed Art
By Sam Francis
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Lithograph on BFK Rives art paper by Sam Francis,"Untitled (SF-272)" from his series of colorful abstract illustrations. This prestigious and modern creation pays tribute to Francis'...
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Vintage 1980s American Mid-Century Modern Prints

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Paper

Deakin & Francis Sterling Silver Uncle Sam Cufflinks
By Deakin & Francis
Located in Birmingham, West Midlands
DEAKIN & FRANCIS, Piccadilly Arcade, London These quirky Sterling Silver Uncle Sam cufflinks have a patriotic theme. The name Uncle Sam is linked to Samuel Wilson, a meat packer fro...
Category

2010s Contemporary Cufflinks

Materials

Sterling Silver

1¢ Life and Uncle Sam Loves Marilyn
By Sam Francis
Located in Washington, DC
Artist: Sam Francis Medium: Two lithographs printed on full page sheet Title: 1¢ Life (Left) and Uncle Sam Loves Marilyn (Right) Portfolio: 1¢ Life Year: 1964 Edition Size: 2000 Fram...
Category

1960s Abstract Prints

Materials

Lithograph

Deakin & Francis Enamel Sterling Silver Uncle Sam Cufflinks
By Deakin & Francis
Located in Boca Raton, FL
Brand new Deakin & Francis sterling silver enamel Uncle Sam cufflinks. Cufflink tops measure 21mm x 19mm. Come with original box and papers. Weight - 28.4gr
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21st Century and Contemporary Cufflinks

Materials

Sterling Silver

Homage to Sam Francis - contemporary homage art in boxes of artist Sam Francis
By Volker Kuhn
Located in Hamburg, DE
"Homage to Sam Francis" is an original mixed media artwork by Volker Kuhn. The work is hand-signed and numbered by the artist below the artwork on the mat. It is a witty reference fo...
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21st Century and Contemporary Assemblage Mixed Media

Materials

Wood, Mixed Media, Acrylic

Sam Francis Design Wool Rug
Located in Stamford, CT
A vibrant, late 20th century, woven wool rug with design after a Sam Francis (American, 1923-1994) painting.
Category

Late 20th Century Mid-Century Modern North and South American Rugs

Materials

Wool

  • Sam Francis Design Wool Rug
  • Sam Francis Design Wool Rug
  • Sam Francis Design Wool Rug
  • Sam Francis Design Wool Rug
W 66.5 in. L 96 in.
SELF-PORTRAIT
By Sam Francis
Located in Portland, ME
Francis, Sam. SELF-PORTRAIT. Lembark 52. Etching, 1982. Edition of 20, signed and numbered "1/20" in pencil. Printed on Fabriano Tiepolo paper, and published by 3EP, Ltd., Palo Alto,...
Category

1980s Portrait Prints

Materials

Etching

Untitled, 1977
By Sam Francis
Located in Oakland Hills, CA
Created in 1977, Sam Francis Untitled is a unique monotype on handmade paper. This work is hand signed by Sam Francis and stamped by the Sam Francis Estate on verso. Sam Francis Unt...
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1970s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Prints

Materials

Monotype

Untitled, 1981
By Sam Francis
Located in Oakland Hills, CA
Created in 1984-85, this Unique Original Monotype with oil paint, dry pigment, and ink on handmade paper is hand signed by Sam Francis (San Mateo, 1923 - Santa Monica, 1994) in penci...
Category

1980s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Prints

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Oil, Watercolor, Handmade Paper, Pigment, Monotype

Untitled (Blue Squares), 1978
By Sam Francis
Located in Oakland Hills, CA
Sam Francis Untitled (Blue Squares), 1978, is a Unique Original Monotype with oil paint, dry pigment, ink, and watercolor on handmade paper. The work is also estate stamped by the Sa...
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1970s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Prints

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Ink, Oil, Watercolor, Handmade Paper, Pigment, Monotype

Untitled SFE-003 (Light Blue)- American Post War
By Sam Francis
Located in London, GB
SAM FRANCIS 1923-1994 San Mateo, California 1923 – 1994 Santa Monica (American) Title: Untitled SFE-003 (Light Blue), 1982 Technique: Original Hand Signed and Inscribed Etching and...
Category

1980s Abstract Prints

Materials

Etching, Aquatint

Blue Bones
By Sam Francis
Located in New York, NY
Bright color lithograph on Rives BFK. Signed by Francis in pencil, from an edition of 101. Dimensions with the frame are 29 x 25 inches. Print is floating in the frame.
Category

1960s Abstract Abstract Prints

Materials

Color, Lithograph

  • Blue Bones
  • Blue Bones
H 17.63 in. W 13.25 in.
Untitled Monotype
By Sam Francis
Located in Oakland Hills, CA
This unique work on paper (monotype) with oil paint, powdered pigment and watercolor in colors on handmade paper is hand signed Sam Francis (San Mateo, 1923- Santa Monica, 1994) in t...
Category

Late 20th Century Abstract Expressionist Abstract Prints

Materials

Oil, Watercolor, Handmade Paper, Pigment, Monotype

Untitled, 1991
By Sam Francis
Located in Oakland Hills, CA
Created in 1991, Sam Francis Untitled is a unique and original monotype. This work is hand signed by Sam Francis (San Mateo, 1923 - Santa Monica, 1994) and stamped by the Sam Francis...
Category

1990s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Prints

Materials

Monotype

Doubled Cross (SF-188)
By Sam Francis
Located in Malmo, SE
Doubled Cross (SF-188) 1973. Signed and numbered 13/30 ex Sam Francis Archive Number: SF-188. Literature: Lembark L168. Lithograph in colors Museum glass anti-reflective. Artwork s...
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1980s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Prints

Materials

Lithograph

  • Doubled Cross (SF-188)
  • Doubled Cross (SF-188)
  • Doubled Cross (SF-188)
  • Doubled Cross (SF-188)
H 35.44 in. W 48.82 in. D 1.19 in.
Untitled, 1978
By Sam Francis
Located in Oakland Hills, CA
Created in 1978, Sam Francis Untitled is a unique monotype on handmade paper. This work is hand signed by Sam Francis and stamped by the Sam Francis Estate on verso. Sam Francis Unt...
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1970s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Prints

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Handmade Paper, Monotype

  • Untitled, 1978
  • Untitled, 1978
  • Untitled, 1978
  • Untitled, 1978
H 25.57 in. W 30.94 in.
Color Explosion - Original lithograph (Maeght 1983)
By Sam Francis
Located in Paris, FR
Sam FRANCIS Color Explosion (c. 1983) Original lithograph Unsigned as issued On heavy paper 89.5 x 54 cm (c. 36 x 21 inch) Original lithographic exhibition poster for the artist Ret...
Category

1980s Abstract Abstract Prints

Materials

Lithograph

Exhibition Poster for Metaphysique de vide - Michel Waldberg
By Sam Francis
Located in New York, NY
Francis, Sam. Exhibition Poster for Metaphysique de vide- Michael Waldberg Ca 1980. Serigraph, Painter and printmaker who was prominent among the group of painters known as the ...
Category

1980s Contemporary Abstract Prints

Materials

Screen

Untitled, 1985
By Sam Francis
Located in Oakland Hills, CA
This aquatint is hand-signed by Sam Francis (California, 1923- California, 1994) in pencil in the lower right and is a unique color trial proof aside from the edition of 30. Francis...
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1980s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Prints

Materials

Aquatint

Untitled (Lembark L234), Offset Lithograph Printed on Fabriana Artistico Paper
By Sam Francis
Located in Austin, TX
Untitled (Lembark L234), Offset Lithograph Printed on Fabriana Artistico Paper This work comes with a Certificate of Authenticity from West Chelsea Contemporary Edition 6/75 Exhibit...
Category

20th Century Abstract Expressionist Prints and Multiples

Materials

Paper, Lithograph

Another Footprint
By Sam Francis
Located in San Francisco, CA
Original lithograph printed in colors from four aluminum plates on BFK Rives wove paper. Hand-signed in pencil, Sam Francis. A superb trial proof impression, one of only five such...
Category

1970s Post-War Abstract Prints

Materials

Lithograph

  • Another Footprint
  • Another Footprint
H 25 in. W 35.50 in.
Untitled (SF-345)
By Sam Francis
Located in San Francisco, CA
Original lithograph printed in 10 colors on PTI #120 Waterleaf wove paper. Hand-signed in pencil lower right Sam Francis. A superb impression of the definitive state, from the edi...
Category

1990s Post-War Abstract Prints

Materials

Lithograph

Untitled (SF-358)
By Sam Francis
Located in San Francisco, CA
Original lithograph printed in nine colors (yellow, orange, light blue-green, red, ultramarine blue, light yellow, thalo blue, yellow-green, indathrene blue) on P.T.I #120 Waterleaf ...
Category

1990s Post-War Abstract Prints

Materials

Lithograph

Untitled 1985, San Leandro
By Sam Francis
Located in Palm Desert, CA
"Untitled 1985, San Leandro" is a large scale, abstract painting with a strong presence by Post-War artist Sam Francis. The canvas is an irregular shape which adds an interesting dyn...
Category

Late 20th Century Post-War Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Acrylic, Board

Untitled, Hand-Signed Limited Edition Lithograph
By Sam Francis
Located in New York, NY
Sam Francis (American, 1923–1994) Untitled, Poemes Dans le Ciel, 1986 Hand-signed Lithograph in colors S. 30 x 22 1/2 in. (76.2 x 57.2 cm) Notes: Lembark L 271 (SF-315)
Category

1980s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Prints

Materials

Lithograph

Firewood
By Sam Francis
Located in Washington, DC
Sam Francis Firewood Artist: Sam Francis Medium: Screenprint on paper Title: Firewood Year: 1973 Edition: AP II/50 Sheet Size: 31 3/4" x 39 3/4" Reference: Lembark SFS-132 Signed: si...
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1970s Abstract Prints

Materials

Screen

  • Firewood
  • Firewood
  • Firewood
  • Firewood
H 31.75 in. W 39.75 in.
An 8 Set--4
By Sam Francis
Located in New York, NY
Bright and striking color lithograph on Rives BFK. This early work by Francis is a printer's proof, aside from the edition of 100. Signed and inscribed "printer's proof" by the artis...
Category

1960s Abstract Abstract Prints

Materials

Color, Lithograph

Round Breast of Jane Mansfield
By Sam Francis
Located in Washington, DC
Artist: Sam Francis Medium: Lithograph Title: Round Breast of Jane Mansfield Portfolio: 1¢ Life Year: 1964 Edition Size: 2100 Framed Size: 22 3/4 x 18 3/4 inches Sheet Size: 16 1/8 x...
Category

1960s Abstract Prints

Materials

Lithograph

Untitled SF78 -130 Acrylic, Abstract, American Art
By Sam Francis
Located in London, GB
SAM FRANCIS 1923-1994 San Mateo, California 1923 – 1994 Santa Monica (American) Title: Untitled SF78 -130, 1978 Technique: Signed and Dated Acrylic on Paper Size: 42.9 x 35.2 cm. ...
Category

1970s Abstract Paintings

Materials

Acrylic

Untitled (SF-128C)
By Sam Francis
Located in San Francisco, CA
Original lithograph printed in colors on BFK Rives wove paper. Hand-signed in pencil Sam Francis. A superb impression of the only state, from the edition of 16, numbered in pencil ...
Category

1970s Post-War Abstract Prints

Materials

Lithograph

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sam-francis Biography and Important Works

Sam Francis was an American artist known for his exuberantly colorful, large-scale abstract paintings. His practice incorporated elements from Abstract Expressionism, Color Field painting, Impressionism and Eastern philosophy to create a unique style of painterly abstraction.

Influenced by Jackson Pollock and Clyfford Still, Francis is more closely associated to the work of Helen Frankenthaler, as he was more interested in the formal arrangement of the picture plane than the expressivity of the individual artist. “Painting is about the beauty of space and the power of containment,” Francis once reflected.

Born on June 25, 1923 in San Mateo, California, Francis briefly served in the US Air Force during World War II but was injured during a test flight. Returning to California, he received his BA and MA from UC Berkeley in botany and psychology before beginning to pursue a career in art. The artist traveled widely during his career, and he was closely aligned with the Art Informel movement while living abroad in Paris during the 1950s.

Francis died on November 4, 1994 in Santa Monica, California, at the age of 71. He was a founding trustee of Los Angeles’s Museum of Contemporary Art, and his paintings can be found in the collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Kunstmuseum Basel, and the Centre Georges Pompidou in Paris, among others.

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