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ANDRÉ BRETON AND MARCEL DUCHAMP

AU LAVOIR NOIR. PARIS: G L M, 1936

Property from the Collection of Carlos Alberto Cruz

ANDRÉ BRETON AND MARCEL DUCHAMP

ANDRÉ BRETON AND MARCEL DUCHAMP

AU LAVOIR NOIR. PARIS: G L M, 1936

AU LAVOIR NOIR. PARIS: G L M, 1936

Property from the Collection of Carlos Alberto Cruz

ANDRÉ BRETON AND MARCEL DUCHAMP

AU LAVOIR NOIR. PARIS: G L M, 1936


Bifolia unbound as issued (10 x 7 ½ in.; 254 x 190 mm). Reproduction of Duchamp's La Bagarre de Austerlitz, comprising die-cut window, printed on both sides in halftone and color with cellophane panes. Publishers red printed wrappers; minimal wear. 


The Brawl at Austerlitz


Copy 11 of 70 numbered copies, signed by publisher Guy Lévis Mano


In addition to the 70 reproductions of La Bagarre d'Austerlitz Duchamp made for Au Lavoir Noir, he made about 300 more for use in the Boite-en-Valise.


REFERENCE:

Schwarz, Complete Works 448

Condition as described in catalogue entry.


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