Libro Maleta. Octavio Paz, Marcel Duchamp.
Libro Maleta

Libro Maleta

Mexico City: Ediciones Era, 1968. First edition. Hardcover. 17.5 x 19.5 cm & 19 x 12 cm. 2 text volumes and 4 art pieces. This work invites multiple readings and interpretations and is framed within the scope of conceptual art. Octavio Paz essay: Marcel Duchamp or the Castle of Purity - "o el castillo de la pureza." [Text 1: 62 page hardcover -- green cloth lettered in black]. Texts by Marcel Duchamp, selected by Octavio Paz and translated by Tomás Segovia into Spanish. [Text 2: 69 page paperback -- photographic cover]. Reproduction on sheet of Claracil of the Great Glass "The Bride Naked 1915-1923" [Art piece 3]. Three color plates: "Nude that descends a step was, no. 2. 1912, " The Bride. 1912. "and" The King and Queen surrounded by fast nudes, 1912." [Art piece 4]. Envelope with nine reproductions of "Ready Made " [Art piece 5]. Photo album with reproductions of autograph texts and a biographical note by Marcel Duchamp. A Portrait "I remember. In a case, on cloth [Art piece 6]. Book-object devised by Vicente Rojo and made in collaboration with Octavio Paz and Marcel Duchamp. The entire production housed in green cloth portfolio lettered in black as per the first volume by Duchamp. Orig. green cloth portfolio. Fine in fine checkerboard slipcase. Item #22197

Price: $1,500.00

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