AUGUSTO GIACOMETTI | FARBABSTRAKT
The work has been inspected framed. Framed mounted work on paper under glass. There are stains and surface dirt all over the mount. The paper support undulates slightly. Some minor smudging on surface notably visible along right edge (forming very light dark marks on paper). Scattered tiny specks visible at all edges on surface of paper probably due to age. Otherwise, overall, the work is in very good condition.
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Private collection, Switzerland
Beat Stutzer, «Augusto Giacometti. Zwischen Abstraktion und Ungegenständlichkeit», in: Augusto Giacometti. Wege zur Abstraktion, edit. by Beat Stutzer; Beiträge von Beat Stutzer und Raimund Meyer, exhibition catalogue Bündner Kunstmuseum Chur, 21.6.-14.9.2003, Zurich: Scheidegger & Spiess, 2003, p. 77-102 (comparable)
Daniel Spanke, «‹Mit einem Farbenkreis manipulieren›», in: Augusto Giacometti: «Die Farbe und ich», edit. by Matthias Frehner, Daniel Spanke und Beat Stutzer, exhibition catalogue Kunstmuseum Bern, 19.9.2014-15.2.2015, Cologne: Wienand, 2014, p. 45-61 (comparable)