• Alfred Jarry and l’Accident of Duchamp

    • Anastasi, William    12/01/99

    click to enlarge Figure 1. Marcel Duchamp's masterpiece is The Bride Stripped Bare By Her Bachelors, Even (The Large Glass), 1915-1923 (Figure 1). With his notes, which the artist stated were part of the piece, it stands as the most influential artwork of our century. Duchamp said that the two plate-glass panels which hold the work were

  • ‘Paris Air’ or ‘Holy Ampule’?

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    click to enlarge left:Duchamp as the Black King in Hans Richter's 8x8, 1957 right: Duchamp in 1957, wearing a crown made for his 70th birthday (photographyby Denise Hare) click to enlarge left:Figure 1. Salvador Dalí, Apotheosis of the Dollar, 1965 right: Figure 2. First known image of Clovis I and the miracle of