23 June 2004
THE PROPERTY OF A SWISS COLLECTOR
Alberto Giacometti (1901-1966) & Diego Giacometti (1902-1985)
plaster with white paint
Height: 16¾ in. (42.5 cm.)
Width: 14 7/8 in. (37.8 cm.)
Conceived circa 1936 for Jean-Michel Frank
Bruno Giacometti, a gift from the artist, and thence by descent to the present owner.
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D. Marchesseau, Diego Giacometti, Paris, 1986 (another example illustrated p. 11).
A. Chanaux, Jean-Michel Frank, Paris, 1997, p. 242 (another example illustrated).
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