Marcel Duchamp. In Advance of the Broken Arm. August 1964 (fourth version, after lost original of November 1915)

Marcel Duchamp

In Advance of the Broken Arm

August 1964 (fourth version, after lost original of November 1915)

On view
Wood and galvanized-iron snow shovel
52" (132 cm) high
Gift of The Jerry and Emily Spiegel Family Foundation
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© 2015 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris / Estate of Marcel Duchamp
Painting and Sculpture
This work is on view on Floor 5, in Painting and Sculpture I, Gallery 5, with 18 other works online.
Marcel Duchamp has 41 works online.
There are 1,425 sculptures online.
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