Le Pied Dans Le Pied (Dadamade)
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Artist: Man Ray
Artwork: Le Pied Dans Le Pied (Dadamade)
Size: collage: 23.8 x 15; book: 25.1 x 17.8 cm
Medium: Collage: leather insoles mounted on paper
Creation year: 1957
Marks: Collage: signed Man Ray, stamped 30-3 and inscribed dadamade (on the leather sole) and printed with the title LE PIED DANS LE PIED (lower right); Book: signed by Georges Hugnet and numbered 3 on the justification page
Category: Prints
Provenance: Ubu Gallery, New York; Sale: Hotel Drouot, Paris, November 16, 2001, lot 129; Acquired at the previous sale by Dr. Arthur Brandt
Exhibition history: Hartford, The Wadsworth Atheneum, Dali, Picasso and the Surrealist Vision, 2005; Boone, Turchin Center for the Arts, The Omnipotent Dream: Man Ray, Confluences and Influences, 2003; Ithaca, Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, A Private Eye: Dada, Surrealism and More from the Brandt Collection, 2006, illustrated in the catalogue p. 90

Sotheby's Paris

Date: 2018-03-24
Lot Number: 321