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Robert Rauschenberg Crushed Stop Sign Sculpture
Stop Side Early Winter Glut, 1987

Six Major Art Institutions Acquire Seminal Rauschenberg Works

Apr 4, 2014
New York— The Robert Rauschenberg Foundation today announced that six major museums across the United States have acquired nine works by artist Robert Rauschenberg through the foundation’s Gift/Purchase Program. This one-year program was designed to expand public access to and awareness of the artist’s work by offering museums a rare opportunity to acquire artworks from the foundation’s holdings through equal parts gift and purchase. “When Rauschenberg’s work transferred to the foundation, we committed ourselves to ensuring the broadest access possible to his art by helping to place works in...