a work of art that was created by taking another (famous) artist’s work and erasing it…ballsy. so many levels to this piece, a total mind f*ck.
Are you curious about what Robert Rauschenberg erased during the creation of his fascinating Erased de Kooning Drawing? As part of an extensive Rauschenberg research project, SFMOMA staff took infrared pictures of the piece to see what the original de Kooning sketch may have looked like. Click here to see what they found!
Hungry for more? “Like” the Robert Rauschenberg Foundation and check out the Tate’s virtual “Gallery of Lost Art,” which takes a deeper look at Erased de Kooning Drawing.