Fondation Giacometti -  [Skeleton in a Cage and Seahorse (frontispiece for René Crevel, « Les Pieds dans le plat », Paris, 1933)]
AGD 2088

[Skeleton in a Cage and Seahorse (frontispiece for René Crevel, « Les Pieds dans le plat », Paris, 1933)]

Date 1933

Medium on paper

Dimensions 7,40 x 4,76 in.5,03 x 3,54 in.

Collection Fondation Giacometti, Paris

Inscription

Signée with a pencil at the bottom right corner "Alberto Giacometti"
inscribed with a pencil at the bottom left corner "Epreuve d'essai"
dédicacée with a pencil at the bottom left corner "A Babbo / Suo Alberto "

Provenance

Annette GIACOMETTI
Succession Annette Giacometti
Fondation Giacometti

Exhibition history

2007 Alberto Giacometti. Oeuvre gravé, Paris (France), Bibliothèque Nationale de France, from October 19th 2007 to January 13th 2008
2008 En perspective, Giacometti, Caen (France), Musée des Beaux-Arts, from May 17th to August 31st 2008
2012 Alberto Giacometti. Coleção da Fondation Alberto et Annette Giacometti, Paris, Sao Paulo (Brazil), Pinacoteca do estado, from March 24th to June 17th 2012
2012 Alberto Giacometti. Coleção da Fondation Alberto et Annette Giacometti, Paris, Rio de Janeiro (Brazil), Museu de Arte Moderna, from July 17th to September 16th 2012
2017 Alberto Giacometti - Tate Modern London, London (United Kingdom), Tate Gallery, from May 10th to September 10th 2017
2018 Alberto Giacometti Retrospective Québec, Quebec (Canada), Musée National des Beaux Arts du Québec, from February 8th to May 13th 2018
2018 Giacometti Restrospective Bilbao (3e itinérance Tate), Bilbao (Spain), Guggenheim Museum, from October 19th 2018 to February 24th 2019

Bibliography

René CREVEL, Les pieds dans le plat, Paris : Editions du Sagittaire, 1933

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