Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Man Ray (Emmanuel Radnitzky)
born USA, active USA and France, 1890–1976
The Enigma of Isidore Ducasse (L'Enigme d'Isidore Ducasse)
1920 / replica 1971
Assemblage: sewing machine, blanket, strings, and wooden base
43 x 57 x 22 cm
The Vera and Arturo Schwarz Collection of Dada and Surrealist Art in the Israel Museum
© ADAGP, Paris/Man Ray Trust, Paris
Accession number: B98.0532
 
 

Publications:
Manor Friedman, Tamar (ed.), Dreaming with Open Eyes: The Vera and Arturo Schwarz Collection of Dada and Surrealist Art in the Israel Museum, Jerusalem (revised edition 2008), 2000
Kamien-Kazhdan, Adina, Surrealism and Beyond in the Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 2007
Kamien-Kazhdan, Adina (ed.), Modernism in Dialogue: 20th-Century Painting and Sculpture in the Israel Museum, The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 2010

Exhibition:
Dreaming with Open Eyes: The Vera, Silvia and Arturo Schwarz Collection of Dada and Surrealist Art in the Israel Museum, 2000-2001, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 21/12/2000 - 09/06/2001
Dada Surrealism and Beyond in the Israel Museum, 2007
Surrealism and Beyond in the Israel Museum, Weisbord Exhibition Pavilion, February - June 2007, Israel Museum, Jerusalem

Digital presentation of this object was made possible by: Ms. Joan Lessing, New York and Jerusalem