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Alberto Giacometti

Petit buste d'homme

Estimate:

350,000 to - 500,000 USD

Property from the Louis-Dreyfus Family Collections

Alberto Giacometti

Alberto Giacometti

Petit buste d'homme

Petit buste d'homme

Estimate:

350,000 to - 500,000 USD

Lot sold:

1,351,000

USD

Authenticity guarantee

What is guaranteed?

Property from the Louis-Dreyfus Family Collections

Alberto Giacometti

1901 - 1966

Petit buste d'homme


inscribed with artist's signature and numbered 5/6; inscribed with the foundry mark Susse Fondeur Paris 

bronze

height: 8 in.

20.3 cm.

Conceived circa 1950 and cast in an edition of 7; this example executed in 1971.


The authenticity of this work has been confirmed by the Comité Giacometti and it is recorded in the Alberto Giacometti database as AGD4211.

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Please note that according to the Comité Alberto Giacometti, this work is from an edition of 7 bronzes.
Annette Giacometti, Paris 
Private Collection (acquired from the above in 1971)
James Lord, London (acquired from the above)
William Louis-Dreyfus, Mount Kisco, New York (acquired by 1993)
The Louis-Dreyfus Family Collections (by descent from the above in 2016)
New York, New York Studio School, Alberto Giacometti Drawings, An Intimate View, 2014-15, n.n., illustrated