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DUCHAMP, Marcel

Blainville-Crevon, Seine-Maritime 1887 - Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine 1968

Jeu d'échecs de poche

Pocket Chess set

1943

leather pocket chessboard, celluloid pieces, pins, in black leather wallet

ready-made

Dimensions (HxWxD): closed: 6 12 x 4 12 x 12; open: 6 12 x 8 34 x 14 in.

Acc. No.: 1953.6.221

Credit Line: Gift of the Estate of Katherine S. Dreier

Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery / http://artgallery.yale.edu


Provenance

  • 1953, Gift from the Estate of Katherine S. Dreier

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, 23 April 2010 and August 2017
  • 2006 Bohan
    Ruth L. Bohan et al., The Société Anonyme: Modernism for America, ed. Jennifer Gross, exh. cat., New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2006, 32, 126, fig. 1, 8