Modern and Contemporary Art
Artist: Suzanne Duchamp, French, 1889–1963

Chef d’oeuvre accordéon

1921

Oil, gouache, and silver leaf on canvas

99.8 x 80.9 cm (39 5/16 x 31 7/8 in.)
Gift of the artist to the Collection Société Anonyme
1949.173
Culture: 
French
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Status: 
On view
Provenance: 

Gift of the artist to the Collection Société Anonyme, 1949

Bibliography: 

Collection of the Société Anonyme: Museum of Modern Art 1920 (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1950), 131, ill.

Robert L. Herbert, Eleanor S. Apter, and Elise K. Kenney, The Société Anonyme and the Dreier Bequest at Yale University: A Catalogue Raisonné (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1984), 246, no. 243, ill.

Ruth L. Bohan et al., The Société Anonyme: Modernism for America, ed. Jennifer Gross, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2006), 173, 192, ill.

Ruth Hemus, Dada’s Women (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 2009), 154, fig. 64.

Rachel Palacios, “Involving Us Again for the First Time,” Art New England 33, no. 5 (September/October 2012): 38, ill.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.