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Alberto Giacometti (Swiss, 1901-1966) Frontispiece to Dans la chaleur vacante

Auction:
3248B
Lot:
69
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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 3248B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 10, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Alberto Giacometti (Swiss, 1901-1966)

Frontispiece to Dans la chaleur vacante, 1961, edition of 70 (Lust, 107). Signed "Alberto Giacometti" in pencil l.r. Etching on laid paper with "...Richard de Bas" watermarks, plate size 6 1/2 x 4 5/8 in. (16.4 x 11.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Deckled edges, unobtrusive toning and rippling, corrugation staining and pencil annotations to verso, Scotch (or similar) tape to all edges on verso.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

The sheet measures 8 x 5 1/2 inches.


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Keywords

Richard de Bas, Alberto Giacometti, Artists, Cognition, Giacometti, Modern artists, Rippling, Visual arts

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