Difference between revisions of "Nude Descending a Staircase, No. 2"

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====Subject: [[:Category:Nudity|Nudity]] [[:Category:|]] [[:Category:|]]====
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'''Artist:''' Marcel Duchamp
 
'''Artist:''' Marcel Duchamp
  
'''Confronting Bodies:''' ?
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'''Dates of Action:''' 1912
 
'''Dates of Action:''' 1912
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'''Location:''' Paris, France
 
'''Location:''' Paris, France
  
'''Description of Artwork:''' Nude descending staircase
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'''Description of Artwork:''' Abstraction of a naked girl going down the stairs
  
'''The Incident:''' Duchamp removed this painting from an exhibition after complaints from.....? (the gallery? patrons?) Supposedly he took it down and took it home in a taxi. It was listed in the catalogue but not shown. People were offended, this was shocking stuff.
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'''The Incident:''' Duchamp removed this painting from an exhibition after complaints from. Supposedly he took it down and took it home in a taxi. It was listed in the catalogue but not shown. People were offended, this was shocking stuff.
  
 
'''Results of Incident:''' People didn't get to see the painting.
 
'''Results of Incident:''' People didn't get to see the painting.
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'''Source:''' M. Ciceri (Kingston, ON, Canada)
 
'''Source:''' M. Ciceri (Kingston, ON, Canada)
  
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Revision as of 11:42, 5 August 2011

Date: 1912

Region: Europe

Subject: Nudity

Medium: Painting



Artist: Marcel Duchamp

Confronting Bodies: Unknown

Dates of Action: 1912

Location: Paris, France

Description of Artwork: Abstraction of a naked girl going down the stairs

The Incident: Duchamp removed this painting from an exhibition after complaints from. Supposedly he took it down and took it home in a taxi. It was listed in the catalogue but not shown. People were offended, this was shocking stuff.

Results of Incident: People didn't get to see the painting.

Source: M. Ciceri (Kingston, ON, Canada)