The Bride Stripped Bare by Her Bachelors, Even (The Green Box)

Marcel Duchamp, French, 1887 - 1968


September 1934

Felt-covered cardboard box containing ninety-four collotypes


Overall: 13 1/16 × 11 × 1 in. (33.2 × 27.9 × 2.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Florence and Lansing Porter Moore 1937 Fund



Place Made: France, Europe


20th century

Object Name

Written Communication: Book

Research Area

Mixed Media

Not on view


Signed by the artist and numbered 162/300

Course History

THEA 17, 19th and 20th century Performance, Laura Edmondson, Spring 2014

ENGL 7.47, Tales of the Avant-Garde, Andrew McCann, Winter 2019

ARTH 89.05, Art History: Theory and Method, Elizabeth Kassler-Taub, Fall 2019

ENGL 7.47, Tales of the Avant Garde, Andrew McCann, Winter 2020

ARTH 41.02, 20th Century European Art 1900 - 1945, Katie Hornstein, Fall 2021

ENGL 7.47, Tales of the Avant-Garde, Andrew McCann, Winter 2022

Exhibition History

Masterworks: Sculpture, Prints and Drawings by Hugh Townley and From his Personal Collection, BigTown Gallery, Rochester, Vermont, April 17 to July 28, 2013

Virtual Space for Dialogue, 2017, DADA Today: Juxtaposing DADA and Contemporary Protest Art, Ameli Klein, Homma Family Intern, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire.


The artist; Estate of Hugh Townley (1923-2008), Bethel, Vermont, 2008; BigTown Gallery, Rochester, Vermont, about 2008; sold to present collection, 2013.

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