Air de Paris

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Air de Paris
ampoule height: 12.6, case height:15.2 cm
2 AP (+ edition of 8)
Glass ampoule with artist’s wooden storage case
Conceived in 1919 and executed in 1964
$845,000 *
Signed, titled, inscribed and dated ‘Marcel Duchamp 1964 Exempl. Arturo 50cc air de Paris’ (on the ampoule); inscribed and engraved ‘Marcel Duchamp 1964 Ex Arturo AIR DE PARIS, 1919 EDITION GALERIE SCHWARZ, MILAN’ (on a copper plate affixed to the box). This work is one of two artist's proofs from an edition of eight replicas plus two artist's proofs and two replicas outside of the edition. This work has been authenticated by Mme Jacqueline Matisse Monnier and the Association Marcel Duchamp and is accompanied by a certificate from the Association