Cup
Artwork: Cup
Size: 57.8 x 73 cm
Medium: Solvent transfer, gouache, watercolor and graphite on paper
Creation year: 1958
Marks: Signed and dated 1958 on the reverse
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Leo Castelli Gallery, New York (LC# RR D-116); Collection of Emily and Burton Tremaine, New York (acquired from the previous in 1960); Christie's, New York, Contemporary Art from the Tremaine Collection, 9 November 1988, Lot 3; Acquired from the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: New York, The Jewish Museum, Robert Rauschenberg, March - May 1963, cat. no. 51; Hartford, Wadsworth Atheneum, The Tremaine Collection: 20th Century Masters—The Spirit of Modernism, February - May 1984, p. 161, illustrated in color; New York, Acquavella Galleries, Robert Rauschenberg Drawings: 1958-1968, October - December 1986, cat. no. 5, illustrated in color; Ferrara Palazzo del Diamanti, Rauschenberg, February - June 2004, cat. no. 19, p. 122, illustrated in color

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2019-11-15
Lot Number: 144
Low Estimate: $400000 [+37%]
High Estimate: $600000 [-8%]
Hammer Price: $550000
Sold For: $680000