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Sam Francis papers, 1916-2010 (bulk 1950-1994)

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Francis (Sam) Papers
Series I. Correspondence, 1937-2008 20.43 Linear Feet (49 boxes)
Series I.D. Galleries, 1954-2005 5.42 Linear Feet (13 boxes)
Correspondence with Sam Francis' various dealers around the world, and with galleries that had reason to contact him, generally regarding sales. There are especially large multiple files from Martha Jackson Gallery (New York), Kornfeld Gallery (Bern), Delaive Gallery (Amsterdam), and Nanteshi Gallery (Tokyo). In addition to letters, some of the files contain inventory lists, sales receipts, invoices, and other documents that are also found in Series IV. Business files.
Arrangement
Arranged in alphbetical order by the name of the gallery, or by the last name of the gallerist, depending on how the gallery is commonly known.
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36 1-14 A, 1970-2004
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37 1-17 A-B, 1960-2001
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38 1-19 C-E, 1961-2004
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39 1-12 E-F, 1969-2005
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40 1-22 G-I, 1969-2004
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41 1-16 J-Ko, 1954-1997
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42-43 Kornfeld Gallery, 1959-2002
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43 4-7 Ko-Ku, 1988-2004
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44 1-15 L-M, 1963-2002
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45 1-9 M-N, 1980-2000
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46 1-17 N-R, 1972-2004
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47 1-18 S, 1970-2003
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48 1-19 T-Z, 1960-2001
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213 25-32 Photographs, circa 1960-2000
Including images from ACE, Delaive, Gray, Kornfeld, Minami, Proarta, Samuels, and Wirtz.


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