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Catalog, 1971-1974, undated


Scope and Contents

Files pertaining to the production of the extensive "Marcel Duchamp" catalog edited by Anne d'Harnoncourt and Kynaston McShine that accompanied the exhibition, as well as material regarding the "Marcel Duchamp" checklist published separately. Includes correspondence with the ten Duchamp scholars and critics who contributed original essays to the catalog, as well as drafts of their essays. Also includes correspondence with the many friends, associates, and admirers of Duchamp who contributed comments and personal statements to the "Collective Portrait" section. Other sections, particularly the preface, introduction, bibliography, chronology, and catalog of Duchamp works, are also documented.


  • 1971-1974, undated

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research. Insurance information, condition reports, and loan records, along with associated correspondence, are restricted; excerpts may be made available at the discretion of the Archivist.


From the Collection: 18 linear feet

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

From the Collection: English


Repository Details

Part of the Philadelphia Museum of Art, Library and Archives Repository

Philadelphia Museum of Art
PO Box 7646
Philadelphia PA 19101-7646 United States