Share on FacebookShare on Google+Tweet about this on TwitterPin on PinterestShare on LinkedInShare on TumblrEmail this to someone
back to Auction Results

Rigger

Robert Rauschenberg-Rigger-1961

This blurred image is only for you to be able to identify the artwork. If you want to discover artworks from Robert Rauschenberg, go to this page.

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Rigger
Size:
259.1 x 152.4 x 26.7 cm
Medium :
Oil, metal, rope, wood, fabric, plastic buttons, paper, graphite and sand on canvas
Creation Year:
1961
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Leo Castelli Gallery, New York (LC #RR D-112); Victor and Sally Ganz, New York (acquired from the previous in May 1964); Acquired by the present owner from the previous in 1997
Exhibition History :
New York, Leo Castelli Gallery, Rauschenberg, November - December 1961; Los Angeles, Dwan Gallery, Robert Rauschenberg, March 1962; New York, Leo Castelli Gallery, Group Show, September - October 1962; Washington, D.C., Corcoran Gallery of Art, The 28th Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary Painting, January - March 1963, no. 112, illustrated; New York, The Jewish Museum, Robert Rauschenberg, March - May 1963, no. 41; Tokyo, National Museum of Modern Art, Contemporary Art: Dialogue between the East and the West, June - August 1969, p. 63, illustrated; New York, Sidney Janis Gallery, String and Rope, January 1970, n.p., no. 14, illustrated; Houston, The Menil Collection, Contemporary Arts Museum, and The Museum of Fine Arts; Cologne, Museum Ludwig; and Bilbao, Guggenheim Museum, Robert Rauschenberg: A Retrospective, February 1998 - March 1999

Sotheby’s New York

Date:
2017-05-18
Lot Number :
18
Low Estimate :
$8,000,000[+34%]*
High Estimate :
$12,000,000[-11%]*
Hammer Price :
$10,700,000
Sold For :
$12,275,000*