Fondation Giacometti -  The Couple
Fondation Giacometti -  The Couple
Fondation Giacometti -  The Couple
Fondation Giacometti -  The Couple
AGD 321

The Couple

Date 1926

Medium Bronze

Dimensions 23,34 x 14,72 x 6,88 in.

Edition number Fondation Alberto et Annette Giacometti

Foundry Susse Fondeur

Cast 1980

Collection Fondation Giacometti, Paris

Inscription

Signature engraved on the back side of the base "A Giacometti"
Cast number engraved on the side of the base to its proper left 31 janvier 2005 "Fondation Alberto et Annette Giacometti"

Provenance

Annette GIACOMETTI
Succession Annette Giacometti
Fondation Giacometti

Exhibition history

1994 Alberto Giacometti. Skulpturer. Mälningar. Teckningar, Malmö (Sweden), Malmö Konsthall, from October 29th 1994 to January 22nd 1995
1998 XXIV Bienal de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo (Brazil), Fundação Bienal de São Paulo, from October 3rd to December 13th 1998
2006 Alberto Giacometti, Kamakura (Japan), The Museum of Modern Art, from June 3rd to July 30th 2006, no. I-6
2006 Alberto Giacometti, Kobe (Japan), Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Art, from August 8th to October 1st 2006, no. I-6
2006 Alberto Giacometti, Sakura (Japan), Kawamura Memorial Museum of Art, from October 10th to December 3rd 2006, no. I-6
2007 L'atelier d'Alberto Giacometti, Paris (France), Musée national d'art moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, from October 15th 2007 to February 11th 2008, no. 84
2008 Giacometti from Paris - Works from the Alberto & Annette Giacometti Foundation, Berlin (Germany), Nationalgalerie, from July 18th to September 11th 2008
2008 Alberto Giacometti, Rotterdam (Netherlands), Kunsthal, from October 18th 2008 to February 8th 2009, no. 28
2011 Alberto Giacometti. Una retrospectiva. Colección de la Fundación Alberto y Annette Giacometti, Malaga (Spain), Museo Picasso, from October 17th 2011 to February 5th 2012
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
2012 Alberto Giacometti. Colección de la Fundación Alberto y Annette Giacometti,París, Buenos Aires (Argentina), Fundación PROA, from October 13th 2012 to January 9th 2013
2015 Giacometti. El Hombre que mira, Madrid (Spain), Fundacion Canal, from January 30th to May 3rd 2015
2016 Alberto Giacometti retrospective at Yuz Museum, Shanghai (China), The Shanghai Yuz Museum, from March 22nd to July 31st 2016
2017 Picasso-Giacometti at Doha, Doha (Qatar), Fire Station, from February 22nd to May 21st 2017
2018 Alberto Giacometti entre tradition et avant-garde, Paris (France), Fondation Dina Vierny-Musée Maillol, from September 14th 2018 to February 3rd 2019
2019 Alberto Giacometti Une aventure moderne, Villeneuve d'Ascq (France), LaM, Lille Métropole Musée d'art moderne d'art contemporain et d'art brut, from March 11th to June 11th 2019

Bibliography

Francisco ALAMBERT, "Giacometti : The Foreigner", in Arte! Brasileiros, Sao Paulo : Brasileiros Editora Ltda., no. 13, march 2012 - april 2012, ill. p. 24
Antonio Gonçalves FILHO, "A Arte que se move no vazio. Passos de um artista em busca di real", in O Estado de S. Paulo, Sao Paulo, no. 102, march 3rd, 2012, ill. p. S.4
Paul ALZUGARAY, "O homem das longas figuras", in Istoé Independente, march 16th, 2012
Reynaldo DAMAZIO, "Giacometti : The Foreigner", in Arte! Brasileiros, Sao Paulo : Brasileiros Editora Ltda., no. 14, may 2012 - june 2012, ill. p. 24
Sune NORDGREN (under the direction of), Alberto Giacometti. Skulpturer. Mälningar. Teckningar, Stockholm : Raster Förlag, 1994, p. 61 et 220, ill. p. 61
Véronique WIESINGER, Toshio YAMANASHI (under the direction of), Alberto Giacometti, Tokyo : The Tokyo Shimbun, 2006, cat. no. I-6, p. 27, ill. p. 27
Véronique WIESINGER (under the direction of), L'atelier d'Alberto Giacometti, Paris : Fondation Giacometti, 2007 / Paris : Musée national d'art moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, 2007, cat. no. 84, p. 83-84, 92
Véronique WIESINGER, Charlotte VAN LINGEN (under the direction of), Alberto Giacometti, Harderwijk : D'jonge Hond, 2008, cat. no. 28, ill. p. 92
Alberto Giacometti. Coleção da Fondation Alberto et Annette Giacometti Paris, Rio de Janeiro : Museu de Arte Moderna, 2012
Véronique WIESINGER (under the direction of), Giacometti, Sao Paulo : Cosac & Naify Ediçoes, 2012, ill. p. 79
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Timothy MATHEWS, Alberto Giacometti, London : I.B. Tauris & Co Ltd, 2014, pl. 31, ill. p. 162

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