• Marcel Duchamp 1887 - 1968
• Marcel Broodthaers 1924 - 1976
• Joseph Beuys 1921 - 1986
• Bruce Nauman 1941 -
• Joseph Kosuth 1945 -
Marcel Duchamp (French-American, 1887-1968), Bicycle
Wheel, 1913 / 1964, metal, painted wood, 126.5 x 31.5 x 63.5
cm, Georges Pompidou Center, Paris. Duchamp called this
"an assisted readymade." See anti-art and Dada.
Marcel Duchamp, Fountain, 1917, white
glazed ceramic plumbing fixture and
painted signature, readymade porcelain
urinal on its back, 63 x 48 x 35 cm. The
urinal, purchased from "Mott Works"
company in New York and signed "R.
Mutt," was submitted to the jury-free
1917 Independents exhibition but was
suppressed by the hanging committee.
This is a photograph of either the second
version of 1951 or the third of 1964. The
Georges Pompidou Centre in Paris
publishes a color photo of it. See
Marcel Duchamp, Hat
Rack, 1917 / 1964,
wood, 27 x 44.5 cm,
The Bride Stripped Bare by her Bachelors, Even (The Large Glass)
To be looked at (from the Other Side of the Glass)
with One Eye, Close to, for Almost an Hour
Etant donnés: 1. La chute d'eau, 2. Le gaz
1946-1966, Musée d'art de Philadelphie
Etant donnés: 1. La chute d’eau 2. Le gaz d’éclairage
(Given: 1.The Waterfall 2.The Illuminating Gas).
Casserole and Closed Mussels 1964
Casserole et moules fermées
Marcel Broodthaers 1924-1976
Marcel Broodthaers: Meuble de salon noir, 1966
Marcel Broodthaers: Fémur de la Femme française 1965. Knochen, Farbe, 9
x 43 cm.
Sonnabend Collection, New York
White Cabinet and White Tables 1965
Painted cabinet, table, and eggshells