ROBERT RAUSCHENBERG (1925-2008)
Flyball Late Summer Glut
signed 'RAUSCHENBERG' (on a metal plaque affixed to the reverse)
45 x 54 1⁄2 x 9 1⁄2 in. (114.3 x 138.4 x 24.1 cm.)
Executed in 1987.
Gagosian Gallery, New York
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 2011
Robert Rauschenberg: Gluts, exh. cat., Venice, Peggy Guggenheim Collection, 2009, p. 106 (illustrated).
Santa Monica, BlumHelman Gallery and New York, BlumHelman Gallery, Robert Rauschenberg: The Gluts, October 1987-January 1988.
"I think of the Gluts as souvenirs without nostalgia. What they are really meant to do is give people an experience of looking at everything in terms of what its many possibilities might be."