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Who is Marcel Duchamp?

1. Duchamp's Biography with images, videos and animations
2. Excerpt from "Great Modern Masters — Duchamp" and Bride Stipped Bare by Thomas Girst
3. In His Own Words and what some of his contemporaries had to say

Marcel Duchamp

Art Historians Recognize Duchamp as the Greatest Influence in 20th century art

Duchamp Interview Videos   Part I    Part II

Marcel Duchamp
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Best Known Spectator Shocks...

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TombStone English translation Besides, it is alwasy the others who die
Nude Descending a Staircase

L.H.O.O.Q. Mona Lisa scandal

scraps published in the Green Box Readymade Note

Hidden notes and his largest work posthumously revealed Given: 1. The Waterfall, 2. The Illumination Gas


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(Duchamp Dies)
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Fountain urinal Readymade

Large Glass masterwork left unfinished Quits painting to play chess: becomes Chess Master and creates optical experiments
1911-15 math notes published in the White Box
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