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Robert Rauschenberg - Photograph

Artwork:
Robert Rauschenberg - Photograph
Size:
117.8 x 138.69 x 7 cm
Medium :
Oil, paper, photographs, metal, fabric, necktie, and wood on canvas
Creation Year:
1959
Marks
Signed and dated '59' on the reverse
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Leo Castelli Gallery, New York Donald M. and Betty Weisberger, New York (acquired from the above in December 1959); Sotheby's, New York, May 4, 1973, lot 161; McCrory Corporation, New York Mitchell-Hutchins, Inc., New York Donald Marron, New York Vivian Horan Fine Arts, New York (acquired from the above in 1984)
Exhibition History :
Paris, Musee d'art moderne de la ville de Paris, First Biennale de Paris, October 1959; New York, The Jewish Museum, Robert Rauschenberg, March - May 1963, cat. no. 27, illustrated; Washington D.C., National Collection of Fine Arts, Smithsonian Institution; New York, The Museum of Modern Art; San Francisco, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; Buffalo, Albright-Knox Art Gallery; Chicago, The Art Institute of Chicago, Robert Rauschenberg, October 1976 - January 1978, cat. no. 53, pl. 70, p. 103, illustrated in color; Milwaukee, Milwaukee Art Museum, Word as Image: American Art, 1960-90, June - August 1990, pl. 100, illustrated in color; Los Angeles, The Museum of Contemporary Art; Chicago, The Museum of Contemporary Art; New York, Whitney Museum of American Art, Hand-Painted Pop: American Art in Transition, 1955-1962, December 1992 - October 1993, p. 38, illustrated in color; Chicago, Museum of Contemporary Art, Under Development: Dreaming the MCA's Collection, April - August 1994; New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art; Los Angeles, The Museum of Contemporary Art; Paris, Musee national d'art moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou; Stockholm, Moderna Museet, Robert Rauschenberg Combines, December 2005 - May 2006, pl. 95, p. 110, illustrated in color

Sotheby's New York

Date:
2007-05-15
Lot Number :
38
Low Estimate :
$10,000,000[-5%]*
High Estimate :
$15,000,000[-37%]*
Hammer Price :
$9,500,000
Sold For :
$10,680,000*