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    Sale 12146

    Impressionist & Modern Art Works on Paper Sale

    17 November 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1012

    Alberto Giacometti (1901-1966)

    Nu allongé les bras derrière la nuque (Isabel)

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    Estimate

    Alberto Giacometti (1901-1966)
    Nu allongé les bras derrière la nuque (Isabel)
    signed and dated 'Alberto Giacometti 1940' (lower right)
    pencil on paper
    12 3/8 x 19 in. (31.5 x 48.3 cm.)
    Drawn in 1940


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    Provenance

    Acquired by the late owner, by 1969.


    Pre-Lot Text

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


    Literature

    J. Lord, Alberto Giacometti, Drawings, London, 1971, p. 80, no. 29 (illustrated).
    Y. Bonnefoy, Alberto Giacometti, A Biography of His Work, Paris, 1991, p. 253 (illustrated, fig. 232).
    The Alberto Giacometti Database, no. 3631.


    Exhibited

    London, Tate Gallery, Alberto Giacometti, Sculpture, Paintings, Drawings, 1913-1965, July-August 1965, no. 159 (illustrated, pl. 64).
    Paris, Orangerie des Tuileries, Alberto Giacometti, October 1969-January 1970, p. 159, no. 222 (illustrated, p. 44).
    Paris, Musée national d'art moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Alberto Giacometti, Le dessin à l'oeuvre, January-April 2001, p. 227, no. 70 (illustrated, p. 118).