Robert Rauschenberg. Initial showing of Bed, "the most notoriously shocking of the early combines" but full of pleasant associations for the artist: "I think of Bed as one of the friendliest pictures I've ever painted . . . My fear has always been that someone would want to crawl into it." (Calvin Tompkins)

Related people
   Robert Rauschenberg - Artist


The Centre for Contemporary Canadian Art
The CCCA Canadian Art Database: Chronologies