Man Ray and Marcel Duchamp

Man Ray and Marcel Duchamp sitting beneath a Parisian street sign, “Rue de la Vieille Lanterne”, on a stage set in Hollywood., California, 1949 Just pass'n the time of day.

Marcel Duchamp Descending a Staircase!

Artist Marcel Duchamp walking down a flight of stairs in a multiple exposure image reminiscent of his famous painting “Nude Descending a Staircase.” Location: New York, NY, US Date taken: 1952 Photographer: Eliot Elisofon

Marcel Duchamp, Chess Master... or....

By Arnold Rosenberg Marcel Duchamp playing chess on a sheet of Glass, 1958

Marcel Duchamp, "La Mariée mise à nu par ses célibataires, même" (Le Grand Verre), 1923

‘The Bride Stripped Bare by her Bachelors, Even (The Large Glass)’, Marcel Duchamp, reconstruction by Richard Hamilton lower panel remade 1985


The Bride Stripped Bare by Her Bachelors, Even (La mariée mise à nu par ses célibataires, même) Trying to understand this was my gateway to modern art. One day I'll get to go see it and try not to cry.