An enigma to art historians and a great source of inspiration to other artists Someone else may have invented the wheel, but Marcel Duchamp (1887-1968) invented the ready-made.
A bottle dryer may be a bottle dryer, but signed by Duchamp it is also one of the major works of 20th century art. Duchamp has been an enigma to art historians and a great source of inspiration to other artists.
This study addresses the myth and reveals the compelling charisma of Marcel Duchamp.
About the Series: Each book in TASCHEN s Basic Art series features: a detailed chronological summary of the life and oeuvre of the artist, covering his or her cultural and historical importance a concise biography approximately 100 illustrations with explanatory captions "
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 96 pages, illustrations (chiefly colour) facsimiles (chiefly colour), portraits
- Publisher: Taschen GmbH
- Publication Date: 01/05/2000
- Category: Art & design styles: Surrealism & Dada
- ISBN: 9783822863169
- Hardback from £8.99