Description

    ROBERT RAUSCHENBERG (American, 1925-2008)
    Sling-Shots Lit #5, 1985
    11-color lithograph and assemblage with a sailcloth, Mylar, a wooden lightbox, a fluorescent light fixture, aluminum, a moveable window shade system, and Plexiglas bars
    84-1/2 x 56-1/4 x 12-1/2 inches (214.6 x 142.9 x 31.8 cm)
    Ed. 10/25
    Publisher: Gemini G.E.L., Los Angeles

    PROVENANCE:
    From the Collection of a Fortune 500 Company

    LITERATURE:
    Gemini G.E.L. Online Catalogue Raisonné, no. 41.160.




    Condition Report*:

    Light box:  white paint on the top and bottom edges, not visible from frontal view; minor one inch areas of loss to front sides of box, Rauschenberg plate on bottom left side of box;  Base screen:  minor handling marks, and four horizontal air pockets stretching from left to right edges;  Second screen: minor handling marks and light surface scratching overall, creases on lower left edge, and horizontal two inch scuff on lower right edge; Third screen: very minor handling marks and light scuffing along bottom edge.

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    June, 2010
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