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Breakthrough II

Date:

1965

Artist:

Robert Rauschenberg (American, 1925-2008)
published by Universal Limited Art Editions (American, founded 1955)

About this artwork

Rauschenberg employed a broken stone to make two versions of this print. The title refers superficially to the broken stone, but also may be a reference to his manner of composition.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Robert Rauschenberg

Title

Breakthrough II

Place

United States (Artist's nationality)

Date

Made 1965

Medium

Color lithograph on white wove paper

Dimensions

Image: 111.6 × 79 cm (43 15/16 × 31 1/8 in.); Sheet: 123 × 86.5 cm (48 7/16 × 34 1/16 in.)

Credit Line

U.L.A.E. Collection acquired through a challenge grant of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Dittmer; purchased with funds provided by supporters of the Department of Prints and Drawings; Centennial Endowment; Margaret Fisher Endowment Fund

Reference Number

1982.1135

Copyright

© Robert Rauschenberg Foundation.

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