ALBERTO GIACOMETTI (1901-1966)

Details
ALBERTO GIACOMETTI (1901-1966)
Petit buste sur double socle
signed and numbered on the right side of the base A. Giacometti 3/8, inscribed on the back of the base L. THINOT fdr Paris--bronze with brown patina
Height: 4½in. (11.4cm.)
Original plaster version executed 1940-1941; this bronze version cast posthumously by the estate of the artist in 1970, number three in edition of eight
Literature
Y. Bonnefoy, Alberto Giacometti, A Biography of his Work, Paris, 1991, pp. 273-282, no. 247 (another cast illustrated in color, p. 274)