• Impressionist/Modern Day Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 7833

    Impressionist/Modern Day Sale

    3 February 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 524

    Alberto Giacometti (1901-1966)

    Femme debout au chignon

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Alberto Giacometti (1901-1966)
    Femme debout au chignon
    signed and numbered 'A.Giacometti 7/8' (on the back of the base); inscribed with the foundry mark 'Susse Fondeur Paris' (on the left of the base)
    bronze with brown patina
    Height: 8¾ in. (22.2 cm.)
    Conceived circa 1950; this bronze version cast in 1980


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    The Albert and Annette Giacometti Foundation Database no. 1376.

    The Albert and Annette Giacometti Association Database no. S-2009-14.

    Special Notice

    VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 17.5% on the buyer's premium.


    Provenance

    Annette Giacometti; her sale, [Sculptures par Alberto Giacometti provenant de la succession Annette Giacometti], Christie's, Paris, 28 September 2002, lot 12.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Literature

    The Alberto and Annette Giacometti Association database no. S2009-14.
    The Alberto and Annette Giacometti Foundation database no. 1376.


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