Description

    Robert Rauschenberg (1925-2008)
    Azure Reef (Renault Paper Work), 1984
    Solvent transfer and acrylic on fabric laminated paper with aluminum mat
    72 x 45-1/4 inches (182.9 x 114.9 cm)
    Signed and dated lower center: Rauschenberg 84

    PROVENANCE:
    Leo Castelli Gallery, New York (D-584);
    Private collection, Japan, acquired from the above;
    Sotheby's, New York, May 16, 2007, lot 333;
    Private collection, acquired from the above;
    Heritage Auctions, Dallas, Texas, May 31, 2014, lot 72108;
    Private collection, California, acquired from the above.

    EXHIBITED:
    Saint Paul de Vance, France, Foundation Maeght, "Robert Rauschenberg: Recent Works," May-June 1984, cat. no. 20, p.14, illustrated;
    Galerie Nichido, Tokyo and Nagoya, "Leo Castelli's Artists," February-March 1990, cat. no. 3, n.p., illustrated.




    Condition Report*:

    the usual slight sheet buckling; faint brown stain on fabric beneath signature; lower fabric edge crinckeld. Framed Dimensions 74 X 46 Inches

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