32 pc. Wood Chess Pieces, solid beech wood and gift box
King & Queen 3.25” Bishop 2.75”, Knight 2” Rook and Pawn 1.4”
Board 17” x 17” x 3/4” d
This design was inspired by Man Ray's lifelong friendship with avid chess player and fellow artist Marcel Duchamp. In this re-edition of the 1920s Wooden Chess Set, a metal version of which is in the MoMA collection, Man Ray translates traditional chess pieces in geometric forms.