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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.

La Soupe de Daguerre [Daguerre's soup] [37/60] 1975 Description: from a portfolio entitled "Artists and Photographs"
Place made: New York, New York, United States of America
Materials & Technique: prints, planographic lithograph, printed in colour, and 12 Type C photographs Support: white card, mount board
Manufacturer's Mark: none
Impression: 37/60
Edition: edition of 60
Publisher: Multiples Inc., New York
Place Published: New York, United States of America
Date Published: 1975

Primary Insc: signed and dated verso on white label with blue margin, name underlined, black pen " M. Broodthaers 75"
Secondary Insc: titled and numbered verso on white label with blue margin, black ink "La Soupe...../ 37/100"
Tertiary Insc: publisher's and artist's copyright stamp verso lower left, black ink "© MARCEL BROODTHAERS &/ MULTIPLES, INC, 1975" printed on white label with blue margins lower centre, black ink "La Soupe/ de/ Daguerre"
Dimensions: comp 46.2 h x 44.6 w cm sheet 52.8 h x 51.4 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Nobis, Norbert and Werner Meyer, "Marcel Broodthaers: Katalog der Editionen Graphik und Bücher" (Ostfildern-Ruit: Cantz, 1996), cat. 25, pp. 50-51
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.630.8