9 November 2000
PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF BYRON GOLDMAN
Alberto Giacometti (1901-1966)
signed 'Alberto Giacometti.' (lower right)
colored ball-point pens on an envelope
63/8 x 4½ in. (16.2 x 11.4 cm.)
Drawn in 1954
James Lord, Paris (acquired from the artist).
Robert Elkon Gallery, New York.
Helen W. Benjamin, New York (acquired from the above, 1967); Estate sale, Sotheby's, New York, 2 May 1996, lot 256.
Acquired at the above sale by the late owner.
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This envelope enclosed a letter from Bruno Giacometti, the artist's brother, whose name and address are inscribed as return address on the side of the work.
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