Duchamp, Marcel, 1887-1968
- Existence: 1887-07-28 - 1968-10-02
Marcel Duchamp (1887-1968), French artist and author
Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:
The papers consist of correspondence, course materials, writings, and newspaper clippings relating to George Heard Hamilton's career as a professor of art history, art gallery curator and administrator, and author. Correspondents include curators of U.S. and European art museums and galleries, colleagues at Yale and at other universities, and members of the international art community.
Forty-two ALS, one TLS, one manuscript postcard, signed, and one telegram concerning Duchamp's publication projects with Hamilton, Mary Dreier, and the Societe Anonyme affairs.
Letter of 1953 Jun 4 accompanied by typed and manuscript notes in Duchamp's hand regarding a literary work.
With one typed postcard, signed [Terry?], and a cancelled check dated 1961 Jan 19, from Hamilton to Duchamp, endorsed by Duchamp on the verso.
In English and French.
Collection contains letters by Louis Carré, Marcel Duchamp,Walter Pach, Gaby Villon, Jacques Villon, and others to Francis Steegmuller and his wife, Beatrice Stein Steegmuller, generally concerning Jacques Villon. Also included is a typescript about Villon by Lionello Venturi, several photographs of Jacques and Gaby Villon and others, and drawings done by Beatrice Stein when she was a student of Villon.
The papers contain correspondence, diaries, writings, materials related to the production of Four Saints in Three Acts and the paintings of Florine Stettheimer, and miscellaneous papers.