The Five Continents in Summertime (one of five plates; SFE-020)

Sam Francis
The Five Continents in Summertime (one of five plates; SFE-020)
aquatint
1984

An original hand-signed Sam Francis aquatint print.

1984

Original aquatint printed in colors on BFK Rives wove paper.

Hand-signed in pencil in the margin lower right Sam Francis.

A superb color trial proof (one of six such proofs), annotated “TP” in pencil in the margin lower left, apart from the numbered edition of 20. Published by The Litho Shop, Inc., Santa Monica; printed by Jacob Samuel at The Litho Shop, Santa Monica.

Catalog: Lembark I-53; SFE-020.

24 x 10 5/8 inches

Sheet Size: 27 5/8 x 12 inches