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Pocket Chess Set (Echiquier de poche)

Pocket Chess Set (Echiquier de poche)

1887, Blainville, France – 1968, Neuilly-sur-Seine, France

Pocket Chess Set (Echiquier de poche)

Rectified readymade: magnetized black leather pocket chessboard with magnetic closure; Celluloid chess pieces glued on metal bases, 1/10

15 x 12 cm

The Vera and Arturo Schwarz Collection of Dada and Surrealist Art in the Israel Museum

© ADAGP, Paris
Accession number:

B98.0451

Arts/Modern Art
From the Israel Museum 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

Exhibitions:

Dreaming with Open Eyes: The Vera, Silvia and Arturo Schwarz Collection of Dada and Surrealist Art in the Israel Museum, 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, Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 27/02/2007 - 14/08/2007

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