Sky Garden / Stoned Moon
- Sky Garden
- Stoned Moon
Semi-abstract composition of a montage of images around a diagram of a Saturn V rocket. 1969
Colour lithograph and screenprint on special Arjomari paper
- Height: 2140 millimetres (image)
- Width: 965 millimetres
- Height: 2255 millimetres (sheet)
- Width: 1067 millimetres
Inscription ContentSigned, numbered and dated: 'Rauschenberg 18/35 69' in pencil bottom centre.Blindstamp of Gemini GEL lower right.Verso: grey stamp 'GEMINI G.E.L./ Los Angeles, Calif.'; inscribed in pencil: 'RR 69-301'.
Printed from one stone in red and four aluminium plates in yellow, magenta, blue, vermilion, and one screenprint in white. 'Sky Garden' was printed by Kenneth Tyler and Charles Ritt at Gemini G.E.L., Los Angeles in an edition of 35 plus 6 artist's proofs. There were in addition some 19 trial proofs, including variant colour trials.
On display: G30
2017 9 Mar-18 Jun, London, BM, G30, The American Dream
Purchased from Sotheby's, London, 17 March 2015, lot 196 (through Lyndsey Ingram, Sims Reed). Funded by the Vollard Group. Credit line to read: 'Presented by the Vollard Group'.
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Object reference number: PPA427373
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