Sam Gilliam

American, 1933–2022

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Dance '72, 1972
Screenprint in colors on wove paper
85.0 x 48.5 cm
May 23, 2024Bonhams
Dance '72, 1972
Screenprint in colors on wove paper
85.0 x 48.5 cm
May 23, 2024
Bonhams
Modern & Contemporary Prints & Multiples
Lot 132
Dance '72, 1972
Screenprint in colors on wove paper
85.0 x 48.5 cm
May 23, 2024Bonhams
Dance '72, 1972
Screenprint in colors on wove paper
85.0 x 48.5 cm
May 23, 2024
Bonhams
Modern & Contemporary Prints & Multiples
Lot 133
Dance '72, 1972
Screenprint in colors on wove paper
85.0 x 48.2 cm
May 23, 2024Bonhams
Dance '72, 1972
Screenprint in colors on wove paper
85.0 x 48.2 cm
May 23, 2024
Bonhams
Modern & Contemporary Prints & Multiples
Lot 134
Recess/Slant, 1971
acrylic on beveled edge canvas
122.7 x 190.5 cm
May 17, 2024Christie's
Recess/Slant, 1971
acrylic on beveled edge canvas
122.7 x 190.5 cm
May 17, 2024
Christie's
Live Auction 22978 Post-War and Contemporary Art Day Sale
Lot 105
Untitled, 2018
acrylic on two sheets of Cerex nylon
309.9 x 182.9 x 152.4 cm
May 17, 2024Christie's
Untitled, 2018
acrylic on two sheets of Cerex nylon
309.9 x 182.9 x 152.4 cm
May 17, 2024
Christie's
Live Auction 22978 Post-War and Contemporary Art Day Sale
Lot 129
Untitled, 2021
watercolor on Washi paper
180.6 x 99.3 cm
May 17, 2024Christie's
Untitled, 2021
watercolor on Washi paper
180.6 x 99.3 cm
May 17, 2024
Christie's
Live Auction 22978 Post-War and Contemporary Art Day Sale
Lot 131
Topper Carew, 1972
acrylic on beveled edge canvas
155.6 x 147.3 cm
May 14, 2024Sotheby's
Topper Carew, 1972
acrylic on beveled edge canvas
155.6 x 147.3 cm
May 14, 2024
Sotheby's
Contemporary Day Auction
Lot 308
Untitled, 1970
acrylic on fiberglass paper
44.8 x 35.6 cm
May 14, 2024Sotheby's
Untitled, 1970
acrylic on fiberglass paper
44.8 x 35.6 cm
May 14, 2024
Sotheby's
Contemporary Day Auction
Lot 312
Frost Tempo, 1977
acrylic on unstretched canvas
148.9 x 467.4 cm
Mar 13, 2024Christie's
Frost Tempo, 1977
acrylic on unstretched canvas
148.9 x 467.4 cm
Mar 13, 2024
Christie's
Live Auction 22899 Post-War to Present
Lot 108
Untitled, 2021
watercolor on washi paper
99.7 x 181.3 cm
Mar 13, 2024Christie's
Untitled, 2021
watercolor on washi paper
99.7 x 181.3 cm
Mar 13, 2024
Christie's
Live Auction 22899 Post-War to Present
Lot 109
New Orleans, 1979
acrylic on collaged beveled edge canvas
40 1/4 x 70 1/4 in. (102.2 x 178.4 cm)
Mar 12, 2024Phillips
New Orleans, 1979
acrylic on collaged beveled edge canvas
40 1/4 x 70 1/4 in. (102.2 x 178.4 cm)
Mar 12, 2024
Phillips • New York
New Now
Lot 28
Rubiyat, 1973
acrylic on bevelled edge canvas
72.8 x 180.5 cm
Mar 7, 2024Sotheby's
Rubiyat, 1973
acrylic on bevelled edge canvas
72.8 x 180.5 cm
Mar 7, 2024
Sotheby's
Modern & Contemporary Day Auction
Lot 323
Untitled, 1974
acrylic and canvas mounted to fabric-backed foam and attached to a wooden strainer
140.7 x 109.5 cm
Mar 1, 2024Sotheby's
Untitled, 1974
acrylic and canvas mounted to fabric-backed foam and attached to a wooden strainer
140.7 x 109.5 cm
Mar 1, 2024
Sotheby's
Contemporary Curated
Lot 95
Butterfly, Feeling, 1972
acrylic on beveled edge canvas
152.4 x 152.4 cm
Mar 1, 2024Sotheby's
Butterfly, Feeling, 1972
acrylic on beveled edge canvas
152.4 x 152.4 cm
Mar 1, 2024
Sotheby's
Contemporary Curated
Lot 52
Like Celadon and Other Color Rhythms, 2000
acrylic on plexigas, mounted on wood
147.9 x 200.6 cm
Dec 14, 2023Christie's
Like Celadon and Other Color Rhythms, 2000
acrylic on plexigas, mounted on wood
147.9 x 200.6 cm
Dec 14, 2023
Christie's
First Open | Post-War & Contemporary Art
Lot 20
Untitled, 1977
acrylic on Japanese paper
36.8 x 46.9 cm
Dec 14, 2023Christie's
Untitled, 1977
acrylic on Japanese paper
36.8 x 46.9 cm
Dec 14, 2023
Christie's
First Open | Post-War & Contemporary Art
Lot 14
Bubble, 1971
acrylic on beveled edge canvas
170.2 x 251.5 cm
Nov 16, 2023Sotheby's
Bubble, 1971
acrylic on beveled edge canvas
170.2 x 251.5 cm
Nov 16, 2023
Sotheby's
Contemporary Day Auction
Lot 210
Coronet, 1965
acrylic on canvas
177.8 x 121.9 cm
Nov 16, 2023Sotheby's
Coronet, 1965
acrylic on canvas
177.8 x 121.9 cm
Nov 16, 2023
Sotheby's
Contemporary Day Auction
Lot 279
U.S.A., 1973
acrylic on unstretched canvas
114.3 x 58.4 cm
Nov 16, 2023Sotheby's
U.S.A., 1973
acrylic on unstretched canvas
114.3 x 58.4 cm
Nov 16, 2023
Sotheby's
Contemporary Day Auction
Lot 419
Green Glide, 1977
acrylic on beveled edge canvas
101.6 x 177.8 cm
Nov 10, 2023Christie's
Green Glide, 1977
acrylic on beveled edge canvas
101.6 x 177.8 cm
Nov 10, 2023
Christie's
Live Auction 22056 Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Sale
Lot 179
All Kinds of Sires, 1984
acrylic and sheet metal on shaped canvas
158.8 x 154.0 x 12.7 cm
Nov 10, 2023Christie's
All Kinds of Sires, 1984
acrylic and sheet metal on shaped canvas
158.8 x 154.0 x 12.7 cm
Nov 10, 2023
Christie's
Live Auction 22056 Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Sale
Lot 180
Dance '72', 1972
Screenprint in colors on wove paper
82.5 x 48.2 cm
Oct 30, 2023Bonhams
Dance '72', 1972
Screenprint in colors on wove paper
82.5 x 48.2 cm
Oct 30, 2023
Bonhams
Modern & Contemporary Prints & Multiples
Lot 204
Last Coffee Thyme (V. 85)
Lithograph, screenprint, etching and embossing, on John Koller HMP paper, the full sheet.
S. 29 1/2 x 41 3/8 in. (74.9 x 105.1 cm)
Oct 27, 2023Phillips
Last Coffee Thyme (V. 85)
Lithograph, screenprint, etching and embossing, on John Koller HMP paper, the full sheet.
S. 29 1/2 x 41 3/8 in. (74.9 x 105.1 cm)
Oct 27, 2023
Phillips • New York
Editions & Works on Paper
Lot 255
Flowers, from Tulip series
Unique collage of woodblock print in colors, paint and encaustic, on handmade paper with marble elements, all contained in an artist's white painted wood frame.
36 x 36 x 6 in. (91.4 x 91.4 x 15.2 cm)
Oct 27, 2023Phillips
Flowers, from Tulip series
Unique collage of woodblock print in colors, paint and encaustic, on handmade paper with marble elements, all contained in an artist's white painted wood frame.
36 x 36 x 6 in. (91.4 x 91.4 x 15.2 cm)
Oct 27, 2023
Phillips • New York
Editions & Works on Paper
Lot 68
Cathedral #2, 1980
Relief printed in colors with embossing and handcoloring, on handmade paper
92.7 x 59.7 cm
Oct 19, 2023Sotheby's
Cathedral #2, 1980
Relief printed in colors with embossing and handcoloring, on handmade paper
92.7 x 59.7 cm
Oct 19, 2023
Sotheby's
The Leslie & Johanna Garfield Collection: A Celebration of Prints Day Sale
Lot 92
Coffee Thyme I and II, 1981
Two lithographs and screenprints in colors, one with etching and embossing, on wove paper
78.0 x 102.6 cm
Oct 19, 2023Sotheby's
Coffee Thyme I and II, 1981
Two lithographs and screenprints in colors, one with etching and embossing, on wove paper
78.0 x 102.6 cm
Oct 19, 2023
Sotheby's
The Leslie & Johanna Garfield Collection: A Celebration of Prints Day Sale
Lot 93
Purple Antelope Space Squeeze, 1987
Relief, etching, aquatint, collograph and hand-painted collage with embossing, on handmade paper
103.4 x 105.0 cm
Oct 19, 2023Sotheby's
Purple Antelope Space Squeeze, 1987
Relief, etching, aquatint, collograph and hand-painted collage with embossing, on handmade paper
103.4 x 105.0 cm
Oct 19, 2023
Sotheby's
The Leslie & Johanna Garfield Collection: A Celebration of Prints Day Sale
Lot 94
Spear #6, 1980
Relief printed in colors with embossing and handcoloring, on handmade paper
61.0 x 92.0 cm
Oct 18, 2023Sotheby's
Spear #6, 1980
Relief printed in colors with embossing and handcoloring, on handmade paper
61.0 x 92.0 cm
Oct 18, 2023
Sotheby's
The Leslie & Johanna Garfield Collection: A Celebration of Prints Evening Sale
Lot 49
Untitled, 1968
watercolour, acrylic and metallic paint on handmade paper
59.0 x 46.0 cm
Oct 13, 2023Sotheby's
Untitled, 1968
watercolour, acrylic and metallic paint on handmade paper
59.0 x 46.0 cm
Oct 13, 2023
Sotheby's
Contemporary Day Auction
Lot 203
Butterflies Are, 1976
acrylic and oil on bevelled edge canvas
214.0 x 157.5 cm
Oct 13, 2023Sotheby's
Butterflies Are, 1976
acrylic and oil on bevelled edge canvas
214.0 x 157.5 cm
Oct 13, 2023
Sotheby's
Contemporary Day Auction
Lot 220
Soft Melting, 1972
acrylic on bevelled edge canvas
181.5 x 192.2 cm
Oct 12, 2023Sotheby's
Soft Melting, 1972
acrylic on bevelled edge canvas
181.5 x 192.2 cm
Oct 12, 2023
Sotheby's
Contemporary Evening Auction
Lot 101
H Series, #62, 2000
Raked polypropylene, acrylic and paper collage with stitching
27.9 × 27.9 cm
Sep 28, 2023Artsy Auction
H Series, #62, 2000
Raked polypropylene, acrylic and paper collage with stitching
27.9 × 27.9 cm
Sep 28, 2023
Artsy Auction
Artsy Auction: Post-War and Contemporary Art (September 2023)
Lot 40
Shimmering Pisces, 1975
acrylic and canvas collage on beveled edge canvas
121.9 x 228.6 cm
Sep 28, 2023Sotheby's
Shimmering Pisces, 1975
acrylic and canvas collage on beveled edge canvas
121.9 x 228.6 cm
Sep 28, 2023
Sotheby's
Contemporary Curated
Lot 106
Air, 1996
acrylic on birch plywood with metal hinges
41.9 x 34.2 x 3.2 cm
Sep 22, 2023Sotheby's
Air, 1996
acrylic on birch plywood with metal hinges
41.9 x 34.2 x 3.2 cm
Sep 22, 2023
Sotheby's
Contemporary Discoveries
Lot 479
Untitled, for Lincoln Center Festival, 2001
Screenprint in colors on Somerset paper
73.0 x 92.0 cm
Aug 4, 2023Bonhams
Untitled, for Lincoln Center Festival, 2001
Screenprint in colors on Somerset paper
73.0 x 92.0 cm
Aug 4, 2023
Bonhams
Prints & Multiples: Summer Splash
Lot 176
Sun's Cabin, 1980
acrylic and canvas collage on shaped canvas
103.5 x 131.4 x 8.9 cm
Jul 18, 2023Christie's
Sun's Cabin, 1980
acrylic and canvas collage on shaped canvas
103.5 x 131.4 x 8.9 cm
Jul 18, 2023
Christie's
First Open | Post-War & Contemporary Art
Lot 36
Balance, 2003
acrylic on birch plywood
36.2 x 52.7 cm
Jul 10, 2023Sotheby's
Balance, 2003
acrylic on birch plywood
36.2 x 52.7 cm
Jul 10, 2023
Sotheby's
Contemporary Discoveries
Lot 72
Empty, 1972
acrylic on beveled edge canvas
183.0 x 186.0 x 6.0 cm
Jun 28, 2023Christie's
Empty, 1972
acrylic on beveled edge canvas
183.0 x 186.0 x 6.0 cm
Jun 28, 2023
Christie's
Live Auction 21886 20th/21st Century: London Evening Sale
Lot 65
Empty, 1972
acrylic on beveled edge canvas
183 x 186 x 6.03 cm
Jun 28, 2023Christie's
Empty, 1972
acrylic on beveled edge canvas
183 x 186 x 6.03 cm
Jun 28, 2023
Christie's
20th/21st Century: London Evening Sale
Lot 65
Early in the Morning, 1981
110 x 130 x 8 cm
Jun 7, 2023Sotheby's
Early in the Morning, 1981
110 x 130 x 8 cm
Jun 7, 2023
Sotheby's • Paris
Art Contemporain Day Auction
Lot 102
Early in The Morning, 1981
mixed media
110.0 x 130.0 x 8.0 cm
May 26, 2023Sotheby's
Early in The Morning, 1981
mixed media
110.0 x 130.0 x 8.0 cm
May 26, 2023
Sotheby's
Art Contemporain Day Auction
Lot 102
Orion, 1972
acrylic on beveled edge canvas
182.9 x 182.9 cm
May 19, 2023Sotheby's
Orion, 1972
acrylic on beveled edge canvas
182.9 x 182.9 cm
May 19, 2023
Sotheby's
Contemporary Day Auction
Lot 610
Untitled, 1970
ink and watercolor on Japanese paper
24 3/4 x 26 in. (62.9 x 66 cm)
May 16, 2023Phillips
Untitled, 1970
ink and watercolor on Japanese paper
24 3/4 x 26 in. (62.9 x 66 cm)
May 16, 2023
Phillips • New York
20th Century & Contemporary Art Day Sale, Morning Session
Lot 258
Focus II, 2014
watercolor on rice paper
28 1/2 x 46 1/2 in. (72.4 x 118.1 cm)
May 16, 2023Phillips
Focus II, 2014
watercolor on rice paper
28 1/2 x 46 1/2 in. (72.4 x 118.1 cm)
May 16, 2023
Phillips • New York
20th Century & Contemporary Art Day Sale, Morning Session
Lot 209
Untitled, 1970
acrylic and watercolor on paper
51.0 x 64.8 cm
May 12, 2023Christie's
Untitled, 1970
acrylic and watercolor on paper
51.0 x 64.8 cm
May 12, 2023
Christie's
Live Auction 22044 Post-War & Contemporary Art Day Sale
Lot 185
Untitled (Lincoln Center Festival), 2001
Screenprint in colors on Somerset paper
72.73 x 92.7 cm
May 9, 2023Bonhams
Untitled (Lincoln Center Festival), 2001
Screenprint in colors on Somerset paper
72.73 x 92.7 cm
May 9, 2023
Bonhams
Modern & Contemporary Prints & Multiples
Lot 147
Castle Banner 5, 2004
Relief print in colors on wood veneer with collage
152.4 x 101.6 cm
May 9, 2023Bonhams
Castle Banner 5, 2004
Relief print in colors on wood veneer with collage
152.4 x 101.6 cm
May 9, 2023
Bonhams
Modern & Contemporary Prints & Multiples
Lot 148
Tee 2 (A. 25)
Screenprint in colors and collage of T-shirt, on Arches Cover paper, the full sheet.
S. 33 1/2 x 27 1/2 in. (85.1 x 69.9 cm)
Apr 20, 2023Phillips
Tee 2 (A. 25)
Screenprint in colors and collage of T-shirt, on Arches Cover paper, the full sheet.
S. 33 1/2 x 27 1/2 in. (85.1 x 69.9 cm)
Apr 20, 2023
Phillips • New York
Editions & Works on Paper
Lot 372
Lincoln Center Festival, 2001
Color screenprint on wove paper
71.42 x 89.84 cm
Apr 6, 2023Swann
Lincoln Center Festival, 2001
Color screenprint on wove paper
71.42 x 89.84 cm
Apr 6, 2023
Swann
African American Art
Lot 177