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    Sale 12146

    Impressionist & Modern Art Works on Paper Sale

    17 November 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1009

    Alberto Giacometti (1901-1966)

    Montagne à Stampa

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Alberto Giacometti (1901-1966)
    Montagne à Stampa
    signed and dated 'Alberto Giacometti 1955' (lower right)
    pencil on paper
    17 ¼ x 19 5/8 in. (43.4 x 49.7 cm.)
    Drawn in 1955


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    Provenance

    Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York.
    Acquired from the above by the late owners, May 1957.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Allan Frumkin


    Literature

    J. Lord, Alberto Giacometti, Drawings, London, 1971, p. 182, no. 84 (illustrated).
    The Alberto Giacometti Database, no. 3630.


    Exhibited

    London, Tate Gallery, Alberto Giacometti, Sculpture, Paintings, Drawings, 1913-1965, July-August 1965, no. 185 (illustrated, pl. 70).
    Paris, Orangerie des Tuileries, Alberto Giacometti, October 1969-January 1970, p. 162, no. 260 (illustrated, p. 140).