Existing objects or images that are incorporated into an artwork. A found object that is treated as an artwork without modification is known as a readymade.

Andre Breton Poème Objet [Poem-Object] 1935 © ADAGP, Paris and DACS, London 2018. © ADAGP, Paris and DACS, London 2017.

Artists

Andre Breton
1896 - 1966
Marcel Duchamp
1887 - 1968
Jannis Kounellis
1936-2017
Eduardo Paolozzi
1924 - 2005