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Art Institute of Chicago acquires Duchamp's Bottle Rack

The Art Institute of Chicago announced today a collection-changing acquisition of Marcel Duchamp?s boundary breaking readymade Bottle Rack (1914/59). Signed by Duchamp in 1960 for its owner?a young Robert Rauschenberg?this ever-provocative and still-astonishing work has a deep connection to two significant artists who radically challenged and redefined our notions of ?art? and changed the course of art history.
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