Marcel Duchamp - Evening & Day Editions New York Wednesday, October 17, 2018 | Phillips
  • Literature

    Arturo Schwarz 643, 645-653 and 658

  • Catalogue Essay

    Volume I including: The Bride; The Top Inscription; The Nine Malic Moulds; The Sieves; Oculist Witnesses; The Water Mill; The Chocolate Grinder; The Large Glass (Etching); and The Large Glass Completed

    The Association Marcel Duchamp has confirmed the authenticity of this artwork and can issue a certificate to the buyer.


The Large Glass and Related Works, Vols. I-II

The complete set of 18 etchings, on handmade paper watermarked The Large Glass, with full margins and the full sheets, loose (as issued), hors-texte, titles, texts, facsimiles, reproductions, and justifications, in two volumes: volume I with original folded paper wrappers, cloth-covered boards with title on spine, within Plexiglass case with color reproduction of The Large Glass and volume II within original paper wrappers, orange cloth-covered boards and slipcase.
both 17 x 10 3/8 in. (43.2 x 26.4 cm)
Signed by the artist and author (in both volumes) and numbered copy 108 of 135 in pencil on the colophon (there were also 15 artist's proofs in Roman numerals), published by Galleria Schwarz, Milan.

$8,000 - 12,000 

Sold for $17,500

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Evening & Day Editions

New York Auction 17 October 2018