bronze with green and brown patina
5.24 in. (13.30 cm.) (height)
2 of 8
signed and numbered 'A. Giacometti 2/8' (on the left side of the base); inscribed with foundry mark 'Susse Fondeur Paris' (on the back of the base)
L. Wilson, Alberto Giacometti: Myth, Magic, and the Man, New Haven, 2003, p. 201 (series discussed). V. Wiesinger, Giacometti, São Paulo, 2012, p. 257 (plaster version illustrated in situ in the artist's studio, p. 256; another cast illustrated in color, p. 257). J. Pissarro, Alberto Giacometti, Yves Klein: In Search of the Absolute, exh. cat., Gagosian Gallery, London, 2016 (another cast illustrated in situ in the artist's studio, fig. 5). The Alberto Giacometti Database, no. 4113.
Annette Giacometti, Paris. Thomas Gibson Fine Art Ltd., London (acquired from the above). Acquired from the above by the present owner, 4 October 1988.