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Robert Rauschenberg

Born: 1925-10-22 - Died: 2008-05-12
Cause of Death:
Heart Failure

Death Summary: Rauschenberg died of heart failure when he decided to go off life support.

Who was Robert Rauschenberg : Robert Rauschenberg is an artist who gained huge popularity in the 1950's with his transition from Abstract Expressionism to Pop Art.

Rauschenberg is best known for his work in the 1950's entitled "Combines", essentially this was the combination of various items and materials.

He would often find trash on the streets of New York City and take them back to his studio to use in his works.
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  1. ken Parnell Says:

    Such a great loss, his work inspired me and I am proud to own a great piece of his creativity.


  2. Jon R White Says:

    I miss the fellow Texan and artist.

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