Exhibitions and events, 1942-1967, undated
Scope and Contents
Photographs of various exhibitions and events related to Duchamp. Includes photographs of his attendance at various exhibitions dedicated to his work, including "Not Seen and/or Less of/by Marcel Duchamp/Rrose Sélavy" at Cordier & Ekstrom Gallery (New York, N.Y.), the "Marcel Duchamp" retrospective at the Pasadena Art Museum, and "Jacques Villon, Raymond Duchamp-Villon, Marcel Duchamp" held at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. Also includes views of window displays designed by Duchamp at Bamberger's department store, Gotham Book Mart, and Librarie La Hune, and a photograph of Duchamp's "Sixteen Miles of String" [also entitled "One Mile"] installation at "The First Papers of Surrealism" exhibition. There are also several photographs of Duchamp attending the opening of various exhibitions of other artists.
- 1942-1967, undated
Language of Materials
Predominantly in English with some material in French.
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research. David Sylvester's typescript for the article "Bicycle Parts" can only be consulted with permission of the author's estate.
From the Collection: 18 linear feet
Alphabetical by sponsoring institution. When identified, the name of the photographer is listed following the folder title.