etching & aquatint
An original hand-signed Sam Francis etching & aquatint print.
Original etching and aquatint printed in two colors (light turquoise green, dark blue) on Fabriano Rosaspina laid paper.
Hand-signed inn pencil in the margin lower right Sam Francis.
A superb artist’s proof impression of the definitive state, apart from the numbered edition of 43, annotated “AP 3/10” in pencil in the margin lower left (There were 11 additional proofs of various types for an overall edition of 54). Published by 2RC Edizione d’Arte, Rome, bearing their blindstamp in the margin lower left; printed by Eleonora Rossi, Giancarlo Iacommucci at Stamperia 2RC, Rome.
Catalog: Lembark I 10; SFE-5A.
17 x 19 inches
Sheet Size: 27 x 39 inches