About the Exhibit - Display Case

Ephemera Collection by Sam Francis

Main Library
Second Floor Display Case
February 24, 2020 - April 30, 2020 

The San Mateo Public Library presents a collection of ephemera from renowned local abstract expressionist artist Sam Francis (1923-1994).  The display features rare posters, postcards, show invitations, and exhibition catalogs which were donated to the library by The Sam Francis Foundation.  In addition, a colorful Sam Francis monotype/woodcut, Untitled 1986, is exhibited in the Mezzanine of the Main Library.