Robert Rauschenberg - Opal Gospel and American Indian Poems
Artwork: Robert Rauschenberg - Opal Gospel and American Indian Poems
Size: 52.1 x 57.2 x 16.5 cm
Edition Size: 230 (+ unrecorded number of AP; + 12 HC)
Medium: Hand silk screened transparent acrylic panels and stand and steel case
Creation year: 1971
Marks: Signed and numbered 'Rauschenberg 230' on the steel case
Category: Sculptures And Ceramics
Artwork details : Ten movable sheets of plexiglas fitted into a lucite base

Phillips New York

Date: 2017-04-18
Lot Number: 319
Low Estimate: $5000 [+50%]
High Estimate: $7000 [+7%]
Hammer Price: $7500
Sold For: $9375
Notes: All incised with signature, date and numbered 74/230, the steel case also incised with signature, published by Racolin Press, Inc., Briarcliff Manor, New York

Christie's London

Date: 2017-03-29
Lot Number: 237
Low Estimate: $4954
High Estimate: $7432
Hammer Price: Not Sold
Notes: Each signed and dated, numbered 95/230, with the original Lucite base and screenprinted stainless steel cover, published by Racolin Press, Briarcliff Manor, New York, generally in very good condition

Date: 2015-12-15
Lot Number: 144
Low Estimate: $3000 [+66%]
High Estimate: $5000 [+0%]
Hammer Price: $5000
Sold For: $6250
Notes: Numbered 122/230

Date: 2015-07-14
Lot Number: 130
Low Estimate: $2000 [-15%]
High Estimate: $3000 [-43%]
Hammer Price: $1700
Sold For: $2130
Notes: Numbered 2/230; Lacking the fitted lucite base, otherwise in very good condition, with original screenprinted stainless steel cover

Date: 2015-04-29
Lot Number: 195
Low Estimate: $6550 [-8%]
High Estimate: $8730 [-31%]
Hammer Price: $6000
Sold For: $7810
Notes: Numbered 109/230; Plexiglas protective cockpit

Date: 2011-10-26
Lot Number: 328
Low Estimate: $5000 [+39%]
High Estimate: $7000 [+0%]
Hammer Price: $7000
Sold For: $8750
Notes: Numbered 36/230; Generally in very good condition; With original screenprinted stainless steel cover

Date: 2006-04-08
Lot Number: 222
Low Estimate: $6000 [+0%]
High Estimate: $8000 [-25%]
Hammer Price: $6000

Date: 2003-04-29
Lot Number: 723
Low Estimate: $3000 [+133%]
High Estimate: $4000 [+75%]
Hammer Price: $7000
Sold For: $8370
Notes: Numbered 136/230; Minor surface scuffing and soiling, otherwise in good condition; With original stainless steel cover (minor wear)