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Marcel Duchamp and his wife, Alexina Sattler
  • Diane Arbus, photographer
    1923–1971
    born: New York, New York, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States ; active: United States
    Neil Selkirk, printer
    born 1947
    born: London, England, United Kingdom ; active: United States
    Doon Arbus, printer
    born 1945
    born: New York, New York, United States ; active: United States
  • Marcel Duchamp and his wife, Alexina Sattler, 1965
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 37 x 37 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 9/16 x 14 9/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1987.0195
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Black-and-white image of two figures in an interior seated before window. The man (identified as Marcel Duchamp) has his arm around the woman (identified as his wife, Alexina Sattler). The bottom middle of the image is very dark.