Lot 101
  • 101

Man Ray

Estimate
15,000 - 20,000 USD
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Description

  • Man Ray
  • Objet indestructible
  • Signed Man Ray, numbered 7/100 and printed édition MAT, Collection 65 on a label affixed to the metronome; printed with the title and date 1923-1965 on a metal plaque affixed to the metronome lid
  • Readymade metronome and black-and-white photograph
  • Height: 8 3/4 in.
  • 22.2 cm

Provenance

Private European Colletion (and sold: Sotheby's, New York, February 23, 2000, lot 62)
Acquired at the above sale

Literature

Roland Penrose, Man Ray, London, 1975, no. 64, illustration of an earlier replica
Man Ray: The Rigour of Imagination, London, 1977, nos. 329 & 332, illustrations of earlier replicas p. 218
Jean-Hubert Martin, Brigitte Hermann & Rosalind Krauss, Man Ray, Sculptures et objets, Catalogue raisonné, Paris, 1983, no. 31, illustration of an earlier replica p. 46
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