Study composed by

Henri Robert Marcel Duchamp

(France, 28.7.1887 - 2.10.1968 USA)

Marcel Duchamp was a famous painter, sculptor, chess player and writer.

There is a lot more to be found about him. Like on Wikipedia, Chessvibes and PrepairedGuitar.

He did not create many studies.

(All his studies, more exact dates, possible corrections or cooks and exact details about sources can be found in the

Harold van der Heijden database V (31-12-2015) )

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[Site ""]
[Date "1948"]
[Round ""]
[White "Marcel Duchamp"]
[Black ""]
[Result "1-0"]
[SetUp "1"]
[FEN "1r6/1P5R/5p2/1P5p/5K2/8/6k1/8 w - - 0 1"]
[PlyCount "61"]
[EventDate "1948"]

1. Kf5 $1 (1. Ke3 $2 h4 2. Rg7+ (2. Rxh4 Rxb7 3.
Rb4 Kg3 4. b6 f5) 2... Kf1 3. Kf3 h3 4. Rh7 Ke1 $1) (1. Rxh5 $2 Rxb7 2. Rc5 Kf2
3. Rc2+ Ke1 4. Rb2 Kd1 5. b6 Kc1 6. Rb5 Kd2 7. Ke4 f5+ $1) (1. Ke4 $2 h4 2. Kd5
h3 3. Kc6 h2 4. Kc7 Rxb7+ 5. Kxb7 f5 $1 (5... h1=Q $2 6. Rxh1 Kxh1 7. Kc6 f5 8.
Kd5 f4 9. Ke4) 6. Kc6 f4 7. b6 h1=Q) 1... h4 (1... Kg3 2. Rxh5 Rxb7 3. Kxf6
Rb6+ 4. Ke7 $1) 2. Rxh4 (2. Kxf6 $2 h3 3. Ke6 h2 4. Kd6 Rxb7 $1) 2... Rxb7 3.
Rb4 Rb6 4. Kf4 (4. Rb3 {<or>} Kf2 5. Ke4 Ke2 6. Rb2+ Kd1 7. Kd3) 4... Kf2 5.
Rb2+ Ke1 6. Ke3 Kd1 7. Rd2+ Ke1 8. Rd5 Kf1 9. Rf5+ Kg2 10. Kd4 Kg3 11. Kc5 Re6
(11... Kg4 12. Kxb6 Kxf5 13. Kc6) 12. b6 Kg4 13. b7 Kxf5 14. b8=Q Re5+ 15. Kd6
Kg5 {<eg>} 16. Qg8+ Kh6 17. Qf7 Kg5 18. Qg7+ Kf5 19. Qg2 Re6+ 20. Kd7 Re5 21.
Qg3 Re4 22. Qf3+ Rf4 23. Qd5+ Kg4 24. Qg2+ Kf5 25. Ke7 Ke5 26. Qe2+ Kd5 27.
Qd3+ Ke5 28. Kf7 f5 29. Qe3+ Re4 30. Qc5+ Kf4 31. Kf6 1-0

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