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Air de Paris

Marcel Duchamp-Air de Paris-1964

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Air de Paris
Size:
ampoule height: 12.6, case height:15.2 cm
Edition Size :
2 AP (+ edition of 8)
Medium :
Glass ampoule with artist’s wooden storage case
Creation Year:
1964
Category :
Sculpture
Artwork Details :
Conceived in 1919 and executed in 1964

Christie’s New York

Date:
2016-05-08
Lot Number :
14
Low Estimate :
$300,000[+133%]*
High Estimate :
$400,000[+75%]*
Hammer Price :
$700,000
Sold For :
$845,000*
Notes :
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