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What Duchamp Abandoned for the Waterfall

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What Duchamp Abandoned for the Waterfall - Bachmann, Caroline, and Banz, Stefan
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During his stay in Switzerland in 1946 Marcel Duchamp spent a few days at the Hotel Bellevue in Chexbres, high above Lake Geneva and overlooking one of Switzerland's most famous vistas. The nearby waterfall Le Forestay, cascading through the steep vineyards of the Lavaux towards the lake, inspired Duchamp to create his last great masterwork, the assemblage ???tant donn???s: 1. La chute d'eau, 2. Le gaz d'???clairage . Duchamp photographed the Swiss landscape and included the images in his enigmatic work that has been ...

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What Duchamp Abandoned for the Waterfall 2009, Scheidegger and Spiess

ISBN-13: 9783858812612

Hardcover