7 November 2007
Property from the Collection of George L. and Dorothy A. Sturman
Alberto Giacometti (1901-1966)
signed 'Alberto Giacometti' (lower right)
pen and ink on paper laid down on board
7½ x 5¾ in. (19.1 x 14.6 cm.)
James Lord, Paris.
Richard L. Feigen & Company, Chicago.
Acquired from the above by the present owners, December 1967.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
Tuscon Museum of Art, Twentieth Century Works on Paper: The Sturman Collection, November 1986-January 1987.
The Boca Raton Museum of Art, Selections from the Dorothy A. and George L. Sturman Collection, August 2003-January 2007.
The Comité Giacometti has confirmed the authenticity of this work. It will be included in the catalogue raisonné being prepared by the Foundation Alberto and Annette Giacometti.
This work will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné being prepared by the Association Alberto and Annette Giacometti and Mary Lisa Palmer.
Looking back on a week of auctions that featured masterworks representing some of the greatest collections assembled in the United States
Revealed in public for the first time in almost 130 years, Chatterboxes offers an exciting missing link between French and British Impressionism
The complete reconstruction of Alberto Giacometti’s studio in a new Paris institute is one of three major ongoing celebrations of the artist’s work this summer
From industrial landscapes to desert vistas via Paris and abstraction, illustrated with works from The Barney A. Ebsworth Collection and our American Art sale
Specialist Imogen Kerr on why the artist wanted everyone to be able to own one of his works
The Métiers d’Art collection is witty, eclectic and Chanel to the core. Illustrated with bags offered in Handbags and Accessories on 12 December in London
As a highly prized classic of American design comes up at auction on 13 December, specialist Beth Vilnsky advises on what to consider when buying a Tiffany lamp