Oval of Eggs 1234567

Title: Oval of Eggs 1234567
Artist: Marcel Broodthaers (Belgian, 1924-1976)
Date: 1965
Dimensions: 39 3/8 x 31 ½ x 4 ¾ in. (100.013 x 80.01 x 12.065 cm)
Medium: Eggshells and oil paint on wood panel
Credit line: Fractional gift of The Rachofsky Collection
Object number: DEACC.2001.337

ACQUISITION INFORMATION: Fractional gift of The Rachofsky Collection

EXHIBITION HISTORY:
1989–1990: "Marcel Broodthaers (1989–1990)," Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, April 9–June 18, 1989; Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, July 9–October 22, 1989; Museum of Art, Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh, January 20–March 18, 1990; Palais des Beaux–Arts, Brussels, Belgium, April 15–June 24, 1990
1997: "Sechziger jahre, Die neuen Abenteuer der Objekte," Museum Ludwig, Cologne, Germany, June 5–August 17, 1997

METHOD OF DISPOSAL: Consignment to a commercial gallery

CRITERION FOR DEACCESSIONING: Near duplication of another object