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Boite Alerte, Missives Lascives: Exposition Internationale Du Surrealism (Eros) (See Schwartz 598-599)

Marcel Duchamp-Boite Alerte, Missives Lascives: Exposition Internationale Du Surrealism (Eros) (See Schwartz 598-599)-1959

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Boite Alerte, Missives Lascives: Exposition Internationale Du Surrealism (Eros) (See Schwartz 598-599)
Size:
box height 27.9; width 19; depth 7 cm
Edition Size :
From the regular edition of 200 (aside from 30 HC copies for exhibition collaborators)
Medium :
Collection of letters, objects, original prints and a paperback exhibition catalogue, contained in a cardboard box covered with green paper with removable top, entitled Boite Alerte (Alert Box) with a label in red type that reads Missives Lascives (Lascivious Missives), and Exposition inteRnatiOnale du Surrealism (capital letters form the acronym EROS) designed by Mimi Parent at the request of Andre Breton, containing works by Marcel Duchamp, Andre Breton, Octavio Paz, and others, published by Galerie Daniel Cordier, Paris, for the International Exhibition of Surrealism held at Galerie Daniel Cordier, Paris, organized by Marcel Duchamp and Andre Breton, December 15th, 1959 - February 29th, 1960,
Creation Year:
1959
Category :
Print-Multiple

Bonhams New York

Date:
2018-05-22
Lot Number :
9
Low Estimate :
$4,000[-13%]*
High Estimate :
$6,000[-42%]*
Hammer Price :
$3,500
Sold For :
$4,375*
Notes :
Stamped 140 on the underside of the box top