1875 - 1963
LA MARIÉE (AFTER MARCEL DUCHAMP) (G. & P. E 672)
Aquatint printed in colors, 1934, signed in pencil by the artist and Duchamp and numbered 19/200 (total edition includes 20 proofs on Japan paper), on wove paper, framed
plate: 500 by 315 mm 19¾ by 12⅜ in
sheet: 600 by 410 mm 23⅝ by 16⅛ in
With wide margins, a repaired tear in the yellow shape at right center and uneven light-stain, the colors possibly slightly attenuated. (A pin hole at bottom center and top center of the image.) The verso with backboard-stain and a few stray traces of ink and spots of pale discoloration.
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