Sam Francis (San Mateo 1923-1994 Santa Monica) Untitled SF78-130, 1978 Acrylic on wove paper 42.9 x 35.2 cm Signed twice and dated by the artist in pencil 'Sam Francis 1978', verso This work is identified with the interim identification number SF78-130 in consideration for the forthcoming Sam Francis catalogue raisonné of unique works on paper Provenance: Manny Silverman Gallery, Los Angeles, California; Mr. and Mrs. Robert B. McLain, Newport Beach, California; Sotheby's New York, 16th November 1995, lot 310 Literature: D. Burchett-Lere, (Ed.), Sam Francis: Online Catalogue Raisonné Project. Digital (Ongoing). n° SF78-130 (ill.). Exhibitions: Boston, Institute of Contemporary Art; Sapporo American Center; Fukuoka City Museum of Art; Kyoto City Museum of Art; Osaka American Center; Manila, American Cultural Center; Manila, Gallery of the Cultural Center for Philippines; Taipei, American Institute in Taiwan American Cultural Center; Kaohsiung, American Institute in Taiwan, Cultural Center; Hong Kong, Pao-Sui Loong Galleries; Seoul, American Embassy Exhibition Hall; Taegu, American Embassy Exhibition Hall; Pusan, American Embassy Exhibition Hall and Kwangju, American Embassy Exhibition Hall, Sam Francis: Works on Paper, A Survey 1948-1979, September 1979-June 1981, n° 50 (ill.).