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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

1944

bronzeleather, celluloid, and pins

ready-made

Dimensions (HxWxD): closed: 6 516 x 4 18; open: 6 516 x 8 58 in.

signed and dated on chessboard, lower left: Marcel Duchamp / 1944

Acc. No.: 2011.24

Credit Line: Through prior gift of Mrs. Gilbert W. Chapman, 2011.124

Photo credit: ph. Art Institute of Chicago


Provenance

  • 2011, Through prior gift of Mrs. Gilbert W. Chapman

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, September 4, 2013