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    Sale 5440

    Post-War & Contemporary Editions

    11 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 6

    Marcel Duchamp (1987-1968)

    Marcel Duchamp Ready-Mades, etc. (1913-1964), Galleria Schwarz, Milan and Le Terrain Vague, Paris (Schwarz 594 & 619)

    Price Realised  

    Marcel Duchamp (1987-1968)
    Marcel Duchamp Ready-Mades, etc. (1913-1964), Galleria Schwarz, Milan and Le Terrain Vague, Paris (Schwarz 594 & 619)
    the complete book, 1965, comprising title, text, justification and Piston De Courant d'Air, photographic print on celluloid, the book and print signed in black and blue ink respectively, copy number 12/100, the full sheet, in very good condition, the book bound in black leather-covered boards, the print loose in a separate black cloth-covered folder, a little rubbing to the folder, with the original slipcase with a reproduction of Monte Carlo Bond on the front and In the Manner of Delvaux on the reverse(portfolio)
    S. 298 x 238 mm. (overall)


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