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Robert Rauschenberg - Trapeze

Artwork:
Robert Rauschenberg - Trapeze
Size:
304.8 x 121.9 cm
Medium :
Oil and silkscreen inks on canvas
Creation Year:
1964
Marks
Signed, titled and dated 'TRAPEZE Rauschenberg 1964' on the reverse
Category :
Painting
Artwork Details :
In 2 parts
Provenance :
Leo Castelli Gallery, New York; Dwan Gallery, Los Angeles; Mr. and Mrs. C. Bagley Wright, Seattle, Their sale; Sotheby's, New York, 26 October 1972, lot 46.; Gian Enzo Sperone Arte Moderna, Turin; Private collection, Turin; Gagosian Gallery, New York; Acquired from the above by the present owner
Exhibition History :
New York, Betty Parsons Gallery, Artists in the World's Fair, May 1964.; New York, Leo Castelli Gallery, Group Exhibition, June 1964.; San Francisco Museum of Art, Untitled, 1968*, November-December 1968, no. 59 (illustrated); New York, Whitney Museum of American Art, American Pop Art, April-June 1974, pp. xi and 49, pl. 44, no. 59 (illustrated); New York, Whitney Museum of American Art, Robert Rauschenberg: The Silkscreen Paintings, 1962-1964, December 1990-March 1991, pp. 84, 104, 152 and 179, fig. 32, no. 58 (illustrated in color); Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Broad Contemporary Art Museum Inaugural Exhibition, February-September 2008.; Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Broad Contemporary Art Museum, on extended loan, September 2008-May 2009

Christie's New York

Date:
2010-05-11
Lot Number :
9
Low Estimate :
$5,000,000[+12%]*
High Estimate :
$7,000,000[-20%]*
Hammer Price :
$5,600,000
Sold For :
$6,354,500*