2 November 2005,
Price realised USD 24,000
USD 30,000 - USD 40,000
Alberto Giacometti (1901-1966)
Intérieur de l'atelier (recto); Femme nue debout raturée (verso)
signed 'Alberto Giacometti' (lower right; recto)
pencil on paper
25¾ x 20 in. (65.3 x 50.9 cm.)
Drawn circa 1950
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The Alberto and Annette Giacometti Foundation will include this work in their forthcoming catalogue raisonné of Alberto Giacometti.
The Assocation Alberto and Annette Giacometti has confirmed the authenticity of this work.
Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York.
Acquired from the above by the late owner, 1956.
PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF FRANCES LEVENTRITT
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