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Source: Oxford University Press

Monographs

R. Lebel. Sur Marcel Duchamp (Paris, 1959); Eng. trans. as Marcel Duchamp (New York, 1959, rev. 1967) [first cat. rais., des. and layout by Duchamp]

C. Tomkins. The Bride and the Bachelors: The Heretical Courtship in Modern Art (New York, 1965), pp. 69–144

C. Tomkins. The World of Marcel Duchamp (New York, 1966)

A. Schwarz. The Complete Works of Marcel Duchamp (New York, 1969, rev. 1970) [most exhaustive cat. rais.]

O. Paz. Marcel Duchamp or the Castle of Purity (New York, 1970)

Opus International, 49 (March 1974) [special issue on Duchamp]

P. Cabanne. Les Trois Duchamp: Jacques Villon, Raymond Duchamp-Villon, Marcel Duchamp (Neuchâtel, 1975); Eng. trans. as The Brothers Duchamp (New York, 1976)

M. Calvesi. Duchamp invisibile: La costruzione del simbolo (Rome, 1975)

M. Calvesi and A. Schwarz, eds. Su Marcel Duchamp (Naples, 1975)

J. Masheck, ed.. Marcel Duchamp in Perspective (Englewood Cliffs, 1975) [reprints of ess. by Guillaume Apollinaire, Clement Greenberg, Jasper Johns and others]

A. Bonito Oliva. Vita di Marcel Duchamp (Rome, 1976) [in It. and Eng.]

J.-F. Lyotard. Les Transformateurs Duchamp (Paris, 1977)

A. G. Marquis. Marcel Duchamp: Eros, c’est la vie: A Biography (Troy, NY, 1981)

H. Molderings. Marcel Duchamp: Parawissenschaft, das Ephemere und der Skeptizismus (Frankfurt am Main, 1983)

J.-C. Bailly. Marcel Duchamp (Paris, 1984)

T. de Duve. Nominalisme pictural: Marcel Duchamp, la peinture et la modernité (Paris, 1984)

R. Lebel. Marcel Duchamp (Paris, 1985)

U. Linde. Marcel Duchamp (Stockholm, 1986)

G. Moure. Marcel Duchamp (Barcelona, 1988; Eng. trans., London, 1988)

R. E. Kuenzli and F. M. Naumann, eds. Marcel Duchamp: Artist of the Century (Cambridge, MA, 1989)

T. de Duve, ed.. The Definitively Unfinished Marcel Duchamp (Cambridge, MA, 1991)

Exhibition catalogues

Marcel Duchamp: A Retrospective Exhibition (exh. cat. by R. Lebel and W. Hopps, Pasadena, CA, A. Mus., 1963)

The Almost Complete Works of Marcel Duchamp at the Tate Gallery (exh. cat., preface G. White, intro. R. Hamilton; London, ACGB, 1966)

La delicata scacchiera: Marcel Duchamp, 1902–68 (exh. cat., ed. A. Bonito Oliva; Naples, Pal. Reale, 1973)

Marcel Duchamp (exh. cat., ed. A. d’Harnoncourt and K. McShine; New York, MOMA; Philadelphia, Mus. A.; 1973; R Munich, 1989)

L’Oeuvre de Marcel Duchamp, 4 vols (exh. cat., ed. J. Clair; Paris, Pompidou, 1977)

Übrigens sterben immer die anderen: Marcel Duchamp und die Avantgarde seit 1950 (exh. cat., ed. A. M. Fischer and D. Daniels; Cologne, Mus. Ludwig, 1988)

Marcel Duchamp (exh. cat. by J. Gough-Cooper and J. Caumont, ed. P. Hulten; Venice, Pal. Grassi, 1993)

Specialist studies

W. Hopps, U. Linde and A. Schwarz. Marcel Duchamp Readymades, etc (1913–1964) (Paris, 1964)

A. d’Harnoncourt and W. Hopps. ‘Etant donnés: 1° La Chute d’eau 2° Le Gaz d’éclairage: Reflections on a New Work by Marcel Duchamp’, Bull. Philadelphia Mus. A., lxiv/299–300 (1969), pp. 6–58; as booklet (Philadelphia, 1973/R 1987)

J. Clair. Duchamp et la photographie: Essai d’analyse d’un primat technique sur le développement d’un oeuvre (Paris, 1977)

T. Zaunschirm. Robert Musil und Marcel Duchamp (Klagenfurt, 1982)

E. Bonk. Marcel Duchamp: The Portable Box in a Valise, an Inventory of an Edition (London, 1989) [comprehensive study of Duchamp’s Boîte-en-valise]

B. Clearwater, ed.. West Coast Duchamp (Miami Beach, 1991)

F. Naumann. ‘The Bachelor’s Quest’, A. America, lxxi/9 (1993), pp. 67, 69, 72–81

The ‘Large Glass’

A. Schwarz, ed.. Marcel Duchamp: Notes and Projects for the Large Glass (New York, 1969) [an ordering and Eng. trans. of notes pertaining to the Large Glass contained in Duchamp’s Green Box and A l’infinitif]

J. Golding. Marcel Duchamp: The Bride Stripped Bare by her Bachelors, Even (New York, 1972)

J. Clair. Marcel Duchamp ou le grand fictif: Essai de mythanalyse du Grand Verre (Paris, 1975)

L. D. Steefel. The Position of Duchamp’s Glass in the Development of his Art (New York, 1977)

C. E. Adcock. Marcel Duchamp’s Notes from the Large Glass: An N-Dimensional Analysis (Ann Arbor and Epping, 1983)

Francis M. Naumann

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