La Mariee mise a nu par ses Celibataires meme [Boite Verte] (The Bride Stripped Bare by Her Bachelors, Even [Green Box]) Artist: Marcel Duchamp (American, born France, 1887–1968)

Medium

One color plate and 93 facsimile notes, drawings, photographs contained in a green-flocked cardboard box

Dimensions

13 1/16 × 11 1/8 × 1 in. (33.1 × 28.2 × 2.6 cm)

Credit Line

Gift of Francis M. Naumann

Accession Number

1991.141.1

Period

20th century

Classification
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Provenance

Provenance

Box is accompanied by a letter from Beatrice Wood, 971 McAndrew Road, Ojai, California, dated June 17, 1969, stating that she received this box from Marcel Duchamp.
Bibliography
  • Meredith Malone et al., Chance Aesthetics, exh. cat. (Saint Louis: Washington University, 2009), 126, pp. 126-127, ill
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Additional information

Object/Work type

abstract (general art genre)

Subject

technology

Edition

Edition 131 of 300. Published by Editions Rose Selavy, Paris, 1934

Inscriptions

Printed inside on box spine: cette boite no. 131/300 doit contenir 93 documents (photos, dessins et / notes manuscrites des annees 1911-15) ainsi qu'une planche en couleurs

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