In 2004 the iconic Fountain (1917) was named the world's most influential work of modern art. Acclaimed by Marcel Duchamp as the originator. But it was not Duchamp who was the creator of this work, it was the brilliant pioneering artist Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven. Time to rewrite art history.
This article is featured in the summer issue of Dutch art magazine See All This. This issue is dedicated to 99 genius women in the art world, to celebrate the voice of women and the 100th anniversary of women's right to vote in the Netherlands in 2019.