Duchamp’s “Fountain”: Original or Copy Cat?

In class Hayley mentioned the interesting case of the Baroness Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven and her relationship to Marcel Duchamp. As some have argued, the Baroness was in fact the generator of the infamous “Fountain,” from 1917. Here are a few resources to read some more about the Baroness Freytag-Loringhoven (kindly sent in from Hayley). Certainly, there is much room for more scholarly attention to her life and work!





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