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Prints and Drawings
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Artist: Marcel Duchamp, American, born France, 1887–1968

Allégorie de genre (Genre Allegory)

1944

Collage of offset lithographed die-cut coated paper sheet printed with black and blue inks, folded over embossed photolithograph with black, red, and gold printing

image: 28.9 × 22 cm (11 3/8 × 8 11/16 in.) sheet: 31.8 × 24 cm (12 1/2 × 9 7/16 in.)
Gift of the Estate of Katherine S. Dreier
1953.6.350
Geography: 
Made in France
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
American, French
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
Bibliography: 

Ruth L. Bohan et al., The Société Anonyme: Modernism for America, ed. Jennifer Gross, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2006), 162, fig. 9.

Frauke V. Josenhans et al., Artists in Exile: Expressions of Loss and Hope (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2017), 59, no. 3, 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.