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Nude Descending a Staircase, No. 2 (French: Nu descendant un escalier n° 2) is a 1912 painting by Marcel Duchamp.The work is widely regarded as a Modernist classic and has become one of the famous of its time. Before its first presentation at the 1912 Salon des Indépendants in Paris it was rejected by the Cubists as being too Futurist.It was then exhibited with the Cubists at Galeries.
Among the iconic works in the history of modern art, Marcel Duchamp’s Nude Descending a Staircase (No. 2) was first rejected from the Cubist section of the 1912 Salon des Indépendants in Paris before it sparked even greater controversy when displayed at the Arh Armory Show in New York. Presenting the time-honored subject of a nude as a mechanical object in motion rather than static Estimated Reading Time: 2 mins.