MARCEL DUCHAMP
Fresh Widow
1920
Miniature French window; painted wood frame and eight panes of glass covered with black leather.
30 1/2 x 17 5/8 inches
77.5 x 44.8 cm
on wood sill: 3/4 x 21 x 4 inches
1.9 x 53.3 x 10.2 cm
Inscribed verso, on base, in black ink: Marcel Duchamp 1964.
On copper plate affixed to base [inscribed]: Marcel Duchamp 1964 Ex Arturo; engraved: FRESH WIDOW, 1920 / Edition Galerie Schwarz, Milan.
Front of base applied across sill in black paper-tape letters: FRESH WIDOW COPYRIGHT ROSE SELAVY 1920
ex. Arturo 1964, Milan