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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.

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Prints and Drawings

Artist

Robert Rauschenberg

Title

Breakthrough II

Origin

United States

Date

Made 1965

Medium

Color lithograph on white wove paper

Dimensions

1116 × 790 mm (image); 1230 × 865 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

U.L.A.E. Collection acquired through a challenge grant of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Dittmer; restricted gift of 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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