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Diego (Buste Au Grand Nez) by ALBERTO GIACOMETTI

ALBERTO GIACOMETTI

(SWISS, 1901 - 1966)

Diego (Buste Au Grand Nez) , 1958

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Materials:

Bronze

Measurements:

15.25 in. (38.73 cm.) (height)

Edition:

6 of 6

Description:

The authenticity of this work has been confirmed by the Comite Giacometti and it is recorded in the Alberto Giacometti database as AGD 2928; this example cast in 1959-60.

Markings:

Inscribed A. Giacometti, numbered 6/6 and inscribed with the foundry mark Susse Fond. ©. Paris

Exhibited:

Montreal, The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts,. All for Art! Our Great Private Collectors Share Their Works , 2007-08, no. 206, illustrated in color in the catalogue

Literature:

Palma Bucarelli,. Giacometti, Rome, 1962, no. 59, illustration of another cast . . . Alberto Giacometti: La Collection du Centre Georges Pompidou, Mus . é . e national d'art moderne (exhibition catalogue), Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, 1999, no. 64, illustrations in color of another cast pp. 157 & 159. . Karen Thomson, ed., . The Blema and H. Arnold Steinberg Collection , Montreal, 2015, illustrated in color pp. 50-51

Provenance:

Galerie Maeght, Paris (acquired from the artist). . Acquired from the above

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