Information for Researchers


Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research. The "Fragile restricted papers" may only be consulted with permission of the Archivist. Preservation photocopies and copy prints for reference use have been substituted in the main files. David Sylvester's typescript for the article "Bicycle Parts" can only be consulted with permission of the author's estate.

Use Restrictions

The Alexina and Marcel Duchamp Papers are the physical property of the Philadelphia Museum of Art, Archives. The Museum holds literary rights only for material created by Museum personnel or given to the Museum with such rights specifically assigned. For all other material, literary rights, including copyright, belong to the authors or their legal heirs and assigns. Researchers are responsible for obtaining permission from rights holders for publication and for other purposes as stated.

Preferred Citation

[Item identification and date], [Series info.], Alexina and Marcel Duchamp Papers, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Archives.

Related Material

Marcel Duchamp Archives, Villiers sous Grez, France. Important collection including interviews; exhibition ephemera; corr.; photos; publications; and documentation of Duchamp's work. Contact: Jacqueline Matisse Monnier, 23 rue du Buisson, Villiers sous Grez, France 77760 or jackiekite@libertysurf.fr.

Administrative records. Department of Modern and Contemporary Art, Philadelphia Museum of Art.

Arensberg Archives. Philadelphia Museum of Art, Archives.

Francis Bacon Foundation Records. Philadelphia Museum of Art, Archives.

Marcel Duchamp Exhibition Records. Philadelphia Museum of Art, Archives.

Marcel Duchamp Research Collection. Philadelphia Museum of Art, Archives.