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Year(s): 1949 »
SFF4.71 (Francis Archive SF49-040)
Untitled
1949
Ink on paper
38.1 x 45.09 cm (15 x 17 3/4 in.)
Inscriptions: Signed and dated in cursive with pencil on verso: Sam Francis 1949
Additional notations: Stamped with the Sam Francis Estate logo stamp on verso backing board
Remarks: Notated by gallery assistant with the Litho Shop identification number, dimensions, and curatorial notes, on verso backing board: SF49-040 15" x 17 3/4" HINGED FROM TOP ONLY OP 3 Plexi
Creation location: San Francisco Bay Area/Berkeley [?]
Collection: Galerie Proarta, Zurich
Provenance
Estate of the artist, California (1994)
Galerie Proarta, Zurich (2000)
Exhibitions
UCLA at the Armand Hammer Museum of Art, Los Angeles, Constellations of Light and Dark: Black and White on Paper (1947–1954) by Sam Francis, February 14–April 2, 1995.
Kunstverein Ludwigsburg, Ludwigsburg, Germany, Sam Francis: The Shadow of Colors: Aquarelle und Gouachen, 1948–1984, April 30–June 18, 1995 (separate exhibition catalogue in English and separate catalogue in German) (Mössinger et. al 1995), ill. in color, pp. 38–39. Traveled to: Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebaek, Denmark, August 3–October 29, 1995. Städtische Kunstsammlungen Chemnitz, Germany, January 7–February 29, 1996.
Galerie Proarta, Zurich, Sam Francis: Bilder 1949 bis 1968, May 26–July 23, 2004 (exhibition catalogue: Pirovano Malmberg 2004), ill. in color, p. 9.
Galerie Proarta, Zurich, American Art: Von Modern bis Pop, May 8–June 30, 2014.
Record last updated April 13, 2018. Please note that the information on this and all pages is periodically reviewed and subject to change.
Current catalogue view includes unique works on paper and canvas and panel paintings of the artist’s oeuvre from the years 1945–1949.

Citation: Burchett-Lere, Debra, ed. "Untitled, 1949 (SFF4.71)." Sam Francis: Online Catalogue Raisonné Project. http://cr.samfrancisfoundation.org/catalogue/entry.php?id=231 (accessed on October 18, 2018).