Sam Francis, Untitled, from Eight By Eight to Celebrate the Temporary Contemporary, 1983

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Artist: Sam Francis (1923 - 1994)
Title: Untitled, from Eight By Eight to Celebrate the Temporary Contemporary, 1983
Medium: Color Lithograph on Rives BFK paper
Image Size: 42 x 28 3/4in (106.7 cm x 73 cm)
Sheet Size: 42 x 28 3/4in (106.7 cm x 73 cm)
Framed Size: 57 1/4 in x 44 in (145.4 cm x 111.8 cm)
Edition: Numbered from the edition of 250 in pencil in the lower left (there were also 30 artist’s proofs); published by the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles.
Signature: Hand signed by Sam Francis (San Mateo, 1923- Santa Monica, 1994) in pencil in the lower right.
Condition: This work is in excellent condition.
Gallery Price: Not Available Inquire
ID # W-5446

This vibrant work was originally published within a portfolio, a contribution to raising funds for the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles. The result of a longstanding relationship between the artist and the museum, this exuberant work extols Francis’ recognition as a headlining contemporary artist. Bold dashes of purple and black dominate the page, whilst splatters of red, blue and green embellish an otherwise blank space. Color and abstraction compose a dramatic and unforgettable image sure to please many.

Created in 1983 this color lithograph on Rives BFK paper is hand signed by Sam Francis (San Mateo, 1923- Santa Monica, 1994) in pencil in the lower right. Numbered from the edition of 250 in pencil in the lower left (there were also 30 artist’s proofs); published by the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles.

CATALOGUE RAISONNÉ & COA:

1. Certificate of Authenticity will accompany this work.

ABOUT THE FRAMING:
Framed to museum-grade, conservation standards, this work is presented in a complementary moulding and finished with silk-wrapped mats and optical-grade Plexiglas.

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