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Title

Ceiling and light bulb

1950


Artist

Robert Rauschenberg

United States of America

22 Oct 1925 - 12 May 2008


Details


Date

1950


Media category

Photograph


Materials used

gelatin silver photograph


Dimensions

38.0 x 37.9 cm image; 50.4 x 40.4 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed l.c., ink "Rauschenberg". Dated l.l., ink "..1950...".


Credit

Gift of Edron Pty Ltd - 1995 through the auspices of Alistair McAlpine


Location

Not on display


Accession number

320.1996


Artist information

Robert Rauschenberg

Works in the collection

14


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Judy Annear, The Enigmatic Object, Sydney, 1997. no catalogue numbers

Donna Brett, Photography: Art Gallery of New South Wales Collection, 'A postwar modernist vision', pg.209-225, Sydney, 2007, 215.

S Davidson and D White (Editors), Robert Rauschenberg: photographs 1949-1962, New York, 2011, 71 (illus.).

Vigen Galstyan, Look, 'Infinite flatness: exploring the intangible', pg. 28-29, Sydney, Oct 2012, 29.