Marcel Duchamp (french, 1887-1968)
Pharmacy, 1945; Lithograph in colors; Signed, dated numbered 6/100; 13" x 10"; Literature: Schwarz 283; Note: This print is mounted in View Magazine, Special Issue, 1945, vol 5, no. 1; Provenance: Private Collection Note: The second to last page of the publication bears multiple signatures including Yves Tanguy, Sidney Janis, Max Ernst, Man Ray, Joseph Cornell, etc. Please see image online.
The work of art is in very good condition. The exterior hard cover measures 12-7/8" x 10". The View cover image measures 12-1/4" x 9". The Duchamp print measures 8-5/8" x 6-1/8" and is mounted inside the magazine. It is numbered, signed and dated under the print on the mounting sheet in pencil "60/100 M. Duchamp 45". The print is in good condition. The magazine is in good condition. Very slight handling to the magazine. Some of the upper edges are slightly torn or irregular where they have been slit open. The second to last page bears multiple signatures including Yves Tanguy, Sidney Janis, Max Ernst, Man Ray, Joseph Cornell, etc. Please see image of this page online.