Lot 397
  • 397

Alberto Giacometti

Estimate
70,000 - 90,000 USD
bidding is closed

Description

  • Alberto Giacometti
  • Jean Stein (Bust)
  • Signed Alberto Giacometti¬†and dated 1962¬†(lower right)
  • Pencil on paper
  • 19 3/4 by 12 7/8 in.
  • 50.1 by 32.7 cm

Provenance

Acquired directly from the artist in 1962

Condition

Executed on cream wove paper which has not been laid down. The sheet is hinged at the upper left and upper right edge. There is mat staining to the periphery of the sheet. There is very minor foxing to the upper left quadrant. There is minor light fading to paper. The work is in very good condition.
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