Lot 256: Robert Rauschenberg - Ace Gallery, Venice, California - 1978
November 14, 2016
Brooklyn , NY, USALive Auction
Description: "Ace Gallery, Venice, California" by Robert Rauschenberg, 1978 Unsigned Offset Lithograph. Paper size is 75 x 30 inches, with an image size of 75 x 30 inches. The Offset Lithograph is from an unknown edition size. and is not framed. The condition was rated A-: Near Mint, very light signs of handling. Additional details: Rauschenberg would often use found objects from the street to incorporate into his art pieces. He claimed he "wanted something other than what I could make myself and I wanted to use the surprise and the collectiveness and the generosity of finding surprises. And if it wasn't a surprise at first, by the time I got through with it, it was. So the object itself was changed by its context and therefore it became a new thing." Large, original release 1978 exhibition poster by Robert Rauschenberg advertising his exhibition at Ace Gallery in Venice, California.
Condition Report: A-: Near Mint, very light signs of handling
Artist or Maker: Rauschenberg, Robert
Medium: Offset Lithograph