Concert poster signed by Jerry Garcia and Bob Weir, A Benefit Performance for the Rainforest Sept. 24, 1988 at Madison Square Garden in New York City that featured The Grateful Dead, Bruce Hornsby & The Range with special guest appearance by Suzanne Vega. Poster art by Robert Rauschenberg includes abstract rainforest with large skull image. 18x28 thick stock cardboard poster.
The contemporary artist Robert Rauschenberg (1925 to 2008) was well-known in the 1950s for his "Combines", the mixture of painted art and sculpture. In which non-traditional materials and objects were employed in innovative combinations. He also dabbled in printmaking and photography, using some of the same techniques of Andy Warhol. If you are a fan of the Grateful Dead, as well as the great American artist Robert Rauschenberg, this is a fantastic collectible of poster art - makes a great gift too!
Rare to find this poster signed by Jerry Garcia & Bob Weir. The poster is in excellent condition, well stored and preserved, no tears or rips, there are some slight fold lines. On the very bottom where it says Madison Square Garden, shown in detail in the photos. Poster is unframed and will be mailed in hard tube.The item "Grateful Dead Poster by Robert Rauschenberg signed Jerry Garcia & Bob Weir 1988" is in sale since Monday, December 04, 2017. This item is in the category "Entertainment Memorabilia\Music Memorabilia\Rock & Pop\Artists G\Grateful Dead\Posters". The seller is "elisavet1968" and is located in Austin, Texas.
This item can be shipped to United States.