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De ou par Marcel Duchamp ou Rrose Sélavy

A work made of brown leather valise with handle containing sixty-nine miniature replicas and printed reproductions and one original, sonate,1938, hand-colored collotype.

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  • A work made of brown leather valise with handle containing sixty-nine miniature replicas and printed reproductions and one original, sonate,1938, hand-colored collotype.

Date:

1941

Artist:

Marcel Duchamp
American (b. France), 1887-1968

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Ryerson and Burnham Libraries Special Collections

Artist

Marcel Duchamp

Title

De ou par Marcel Duchamp ou Rrose Sélavy

Origin

Paris

Date

1941

Medium

Brown leather valise with handle containing sixty-nine miniature replicas and printed reproductions and one original, Sonate,1938, hand-colored collotype

Inscriptions

pour Mary Reynolds ce no. 0 de vingt boîtes-en-valise contenant chacune 69 items et un original et par Marcel Duchamp

Dimensions

case (closed): 3 11/16 × 15 3/16 × 16 1/4" (9.4 × 38.5 × 41.2 cm); overall (opened): 15 3/4 × 15 3/16 × 36 1/8" (40 × 38.5 × 91.7 cm)

Credit Line

Mary Reynolds Collection, Ryerson & Burnham Libraries

Reference Number

2019.158

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