Set of 4 Buttons
4 cm (1.6 in)
Originally designed to sit alongside the 2017 MoMA retrospective Robert Rauschenberg : Among Friends which celebrated over 250 works across mediums from his six-decade career.
One of the 20th century’s most influential artists, Rauschenberg was known for his groundbreaking work and a spirit of generosity and social activism.
5% of the sales will go to support the Robert Rauschenberg Foundation’s grantmaking in art, social justice, climate change, and education.
Collection, 1954/1955; oil, paper, fabric, wood, and metal on canvas; 80 x 96 x 3 1/2 in. (213.4 x 152.4); San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; Gift of Harry W. and Mary Margaret Anderson; © Robert Rauschenberg Foundation
Overdrive, 1963; oil and silkscreen ink on canvas; 84 x 60 in. (203.2 x 234.84 x 8.89 cm); Museum of Modern Art, New York; Promised gift of Glenn and Eva Dubin; © Robert Rauschenberg Foundation
Sky Garden (Stoned Moon), 1969; Lithograph and screenprint; 89 1/4 x 42 in. (226.7 x 106.7 cm), San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; Gift of Harry W. and Mary Margaret Anderson; © Robert Rauschenberg Foundation and Gemini G.E.L.
Automobile Tire Print, 1953; paint on 20 sheets of paper mounted on fabric: 16 1/2 x 286 in. (41.9 x 671.8 cm); San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; Purchase through a gift of Phyllis C. Wattis; © Robert Rauschenberg Foundation