Francis, Sam (1923-1994), 'Cloud Rock' & 'Kayo 4 Years Old - Red Eye', Lithograph, 1964

'Cloud Rock' & 'Kayo 4 Years Old - Red Eye', Lithograph, 1964


Original lithograph on white wove paper. Printed by Maurice Beaudet in Paris and published by E. W. Kornfeld, of Bern, Switzerland. Edition of 2000, unsigned as issued in the regular edition of Walasse Ting's '1˘ Life' portfolio of 1964. Superb impression with good strong colours. With vertical fold in the centre of the sheet as with all impressions.

The '1˘ Life' portfolio included original lithographs by both the key players in the American Pop Art scene as well as masters of European Expressionism. The album also features poems by American/Chinese artist/poet Walasse Ting who spearheaded the project which was edited by Sam Francis.

Image/Paper Size 41 x 58.2 cm
Reference 'The Prints of Sam Francis A Catalogue Raisonné 1960-1990' by Connie Lembark, Cat. No. L.80 & L.81
Collections British Museum, London, MOMA, New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Stedelijk Collection, Amsterdam, National Gallery of Australia