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Brussels, Belgium 1924 – Cologne, West Germany 1976

  • Brussels, Belgium 1924-2962
  • Paris, France 1962-1963
  • Brussels, Belgium 1963-1969
  • Dusseldorf and Cologne, West germany 1969-1972
  • London, England 1972-1976
  • Cologne, West Germany 1976.

Musée museum (Ou est l'original?) [43/100] 1972 Place made: Germany
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic, collage lithograph, printed in black, coated offset postcards, printed in colour Support: medium-weight smooth hot pressed machine wove paper
Impression: 43/100
Edition: Edition of 100, signed and numbered; 1-60 have three postcards of artwork in colour and 61-100 have 2 postcards in black and white
Publisher: Städtisches Museum Abteiberg
Place Published: Mönchengladbach, West Germany
Date Published: 1972

Primary Insc: signed with monogram and dated lower right, blue pen "M.B. 72"
Secondary Insc: numbered lower right, blue pen "43/100"
Tertiary Insc: handwritten date lower right, blue ink "1968"; printed inscription lower right, black ink "EESUM [each letter reversed] section 19me siecle/ MUSEUM [each letter reversed] départment des aigles/ 30 rue de la pepiniere bruxelles I. belgique/ echelle 2 cm = 1m 5.69"
Dimensions: sheet 50.5 h x 75.0 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Nobis, Norbert and Werner Meyer, "Marcel Broodthaers: Katalog der Editionen Graphik und Bücher" (Ostfildern-Ruit: Cantz, 1996), cat. 12, pp. 32-33
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.630.5