SFMOMA notes from a conservation consultation on Robert Rauschenberg's Sand (Hoarfrost Edition)
Part of Rauschenberg Research Project
SFMOMA notes from a conservation consultation on Robert Rauschenberg’s Sand (Hoarfrost Edition) (1974) with paper conservator Adam Novak. SFMOMA Conservation Department files
Robert Petersen (left) and Robert Rauschenberg (right) prepare to create a Hoarfrost Edition by placing newspapers on a press bed. Photo: Daniel B. Freeman, ca. 1974
Robert Rauschenberg, Sand (Hoarfrost Edition), 1974 (detail)
Sand (Hoarfrost Edition),
Tue Jan 01 00:00:00 PST 2013;
solvent transfer and relief print on fabric,
84 in. x 41 in. (213.36 cm x 104.14 cm);
Gift of John Berggruen;
© Robert Rauschenberg Foundation and Gemini G.E.L. / Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY; published by Gemini G.E.L.
SFMOMA associate conservator Amanda Hunter Johnson’s notes from a 2009 consultation with paper conservator Adam Novak, who studied Rauschenberg’s Hoarfrost Edition and visited the museum to examine and discuss Sand.