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Political Folly

Artwork:
Political Folly
Size:
57.8 x 76.2 cm
Medium :
Solvent transfer and watercolor on paper
Creation Year:
1968
Marks
Signed and dated 'RAUSCHENBERG 68' (lower left); signed again 'RAUSCHENBERG' (on the reverse)
Category :
Drawing
Provenance :
The Estate of Ileana Sonnabend, acquired directly from the artist ; By descent to the present owner
Exhibition History :
Paris, Galerie Ileana Sonnabend, Rauschenberg, 25 Dessins-Frottages, October-November 1968.; Kunsthalle Tubingen, Robert Rauschenberg: Drawings, May-June 1979, pp. 134 and 189 (illustrated).; Berlin, Staatliche Kunsthalle; Kunsthalle Dusseldorf; Humlebæk, Louisiana Museum fur Moderne Kunst; Frankfurt, Stadelsches Kunstinstitut; Munich, Stadtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus and London, Tate Gallery, Rauschenberg: Werke 1950-1980, March 1980-June 1981.; Princeton University, The Art Museum; Austin, University of Texas, Archer M. Huntington Art Gallery; Minneapolis, Walker Art Center, Selections from the Ileana and Michael Sonnabend Collection: Works from the 1950s and 1960s, February 1985-March 1986, p. 84 (illustrated).; East Hampton, Guild Hall Museum, A View from the Sixties, August-September 1991.; New York, Craig F. Starr Associates, To Ileana, From Bob: Rauschenberg Drawings from the Sonnabend Collection, April-May 2009, n.p. (illustrated)

Christie’s New York

Date:
2016-05-11
Lot Number :
104
Low Estimate :
$100,000[+50%]*
High Estimate :
$150,000[0%]*
Hammer Price :
$150,000
Sold For :
$185,000*