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European, Twentieth and Twenty-First Centuries

Many important European avant-garde movements of the early and mid-twentieth century, including German Expressionism, Cubism, and Dada, are represented in the collection, which is particularly distinguished by its holding of a complete set of the 1964 edition of Marcel Duchamp’s Readymades.

Marcel Duchamp
French (active in the United States), 1887‒1968
Comb (Peigne)
1964 authorized replica edition (original 1916)
Edition 8/8
Steel comb
3 1/8 x 7 ¼ in. (7.9 x 18.4 cm)
Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Museum of Art, Partial gift of Mrs. William H. Conroy, 71.37.5

Marcel Duchamp
French (active in the United States), 1887‒1968
With Hidden Noise (À bruit secret)
1964 authorized replica edition (original 1916)
Ball of twine containing small unknown object, brass plates, bolts
Edition 8/8
4 ½ x 5 1/8 x 5 1/8 in. (11.4 x 13.0 x 13.0 cm)
Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Museum of Art, Partial gift of Mrs. William H. Conroy, 71.37.6

Marcel Duchamp
French (active in the United States), 1887‒1968
Fountain (Fontaine)
1964 authorized replica edition (original 1917)
Painted and glazed ceramic, black oil paint
Edition 8/8
14 x 19 5/16 x 24 5/8 in. (35.6 x 49.1 x 62.5 cm)
Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Museum of Art, Partial gift of Mrs. William H. Conroy, 71.37.7

Marcel Duchamp
French (active in the United States), 1887‒1968
Traveler’s Folding Item (Pliant de voyage)
1964 authorized replica edition (original 1917)
Black vinyl typewriter cover, painted wooden stand
Edition 8/8
33 ½ x 16 ¾ x 13 ½ in. (85.1 x 42.5 x 34.3 cm)
Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Museum of Art, Partial gift of Mrs. William H. Conroy, 71.37.8

Marcel Duchamp
French (active in the United States), 1887‒1968
Trap (Trébuchet)
1964 authorized replica edition (original 1917)
Wood and metal coat rack
Edition 8/8
7 7/16 x 39 3/8 x 4 ¾ in. (18.9 x 100.0 x 12.1 cm)
Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Museum of Art, Partial gift of Mrs. William H. Conroy, 71.37.9

Marcel Duchamp
French (active in the United States), 1887‒1968
Hat Rack (Porte-Chapeau)
1964 authorized replica edition (original 1917)
Wood hat rack
Edition 8/8
9 7/16 x 17 5/16 in. (24.0 x 44.0 cm)
Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Museum of Art, Partial gift of Mrs. William H. Conroy, 71.37.10

Marcel Duchamp
French (active in the United States), 1887‒1968
Air de Paris (50 cc of Paris Air)
1964 authorized replica edition (original 1919)
Glass ampule
Edition 8/8
12 5/16 x 7 5/16 x 6 in. (31.3 x 18.6 x 15.2 cm)
Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Museum of Art, Partial Gift of Mrs. William H. Conroy, 71.37.11

Marcel Duchamp
French (active in the United States), 1887‒1968
Fresh Widow
1964 authorized replica edition (original 1920)
Painted wood, glass covered with black leather
Edition 8/8
30 ½ x 20 7/8 x 3 5/16 in. (77.5 x 53.0 x 8.4 cm)
Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Museum of Art, Partial gift of Mrs. William H. Conroy, 71.37.12

Marcel Duchamp
French (active in the United States), 1887‒1968
Why Not Sneeze Rrose Sélavy?
1964 authorized replica edition (original 1921)
Marble cubes, thermometer, and cuttlebone in painted metal and wood birdcage
Edition 8/8
4 15/16 x 8 5/8 x 6 13/16 in. (12.5 x 21.9 x 17.3 cm)
Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Museum of Art, Partial gift of Mrs. William H. Conroy, 71.37.13

Marcel Duchamp
French (active in the United States), 1887‒1968
Apolinère Enameled (Apolinère émaillé)
1964 authorized replica edition (original 1916-17)
Pencil and paint on tin and cardboard
Edition 2/8
9 ¼ x 13 ¼ in. (23.5 x 33.8 cm)
Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Museum of Art, Gift of Mr. Arne H. Ekstrom, 71.96

Jean Dufy
French, 1888‒1964
La Val-d’Ajol (Vosges)
1920
Oil on canvas
29 x 36 ¼ in. (73.7 x 92.1 cm)
Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Museum of Art, James S. Adams Collection, Elizabeth G. Adams Bequest, 81.31.17

Alexander Rodchenko
Russian, 1891‒1956
Hanging Spatial Construction No. 12 (Oval in Oval)
1920–21 (1973 editioned replica)
Aluminum; edition 2/3
20 1/8 x 33 x 18 ½ in. (51.1 x 83.8 x 47.0 cm)
Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Museum of Art, 75.35.5

Theo van Doesburg
Dutch, 1883–1931
Window
1920‒22
Stained glass
48 x 12 in. (121.9 x 30.5 cm)
Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Museum of Art, 75.85.1

Alexander Archipenko
Ukrainian (active in France and the United States), 1887‒1964
Symmetric Torso
ca. 1923
Marble
33 ½ (with base) x 8 in. (85.1 x 20.3 cm)
Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Museum of Art, Given in memory of Alma Eikerman by Sarahanne Hope-Davis, 95.9

Fernand Léger
French, 1881–1955
Composition
1924
Oil on canvas
51 ½ x 39 ¾ in. (130.8 x 101 cm)
Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Museum of Art, Jane and Roger Wolcott Memorial, Gift of Thomas T. Solley, 75.41.1

Aristide Maillol
French, 1861–1944
Ile-de-France
1925
Bronze
65 x 17 x 23 in. (165.1 x 43.2 x 58.4 cm)
Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Museum of Art, Given in memory of Henry Radford Hope (1905–1989) by his wife, children, and grandchildren, 89.14

Jacques Lipchitz
Lithuanian (active in France and the United States), 1891–1973
Harlequin with Guitar (Arlequin et guitar)
1926
Bronze
Without base: 13 1/8 x 5 5/8 x 6 ¼ in. (33.3 x 14.3 x 15.9 cm)
Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Museum of Art, Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Henry R. Hope, 84.10

André Masson
French, 1896‒1987
Leaf, Feather, Drop of Blood (Feuille, Plumes et Goutte de Sang)
1927
Oil and feather on canvas
25 5/8 x 31 5/16 in. (65.1 x 81.1 cm)
Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Museum of Art, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. G. David Thompson, 62.141

Ernst Barlach
German, 1870–1938
Singing Man (Singender Mann)
1928 (cast 1938)
Bronze
20 x 24 in. (50.8 x 61 cm)
Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Museum of Art, William Lowe Bryan Memorial, 57.36

Georges Braque
French, 1882–1963
The Napkin Ring (Le rond de serviette)
1929
Oil and sand on canvas
16 x 47 ½ in. (40.6 x 120.7 cm)
Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Museum of Art, Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Henry R. Hope, 69.56