French Sculpture Census

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GIACOMETTI, Alberto
Borgonovo, Switzerland 1901 - Coire, Switzerland 1966

Femme égorgée
Woman with Her Throat Cut

1933, cast 1949
bronze

statue
8 x 34 1/2 x 25
4/5

Acc. No. : 696.1949
Credit Line : Purchase

New York, New York, The Museum of Modern Art

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Provenance

  • 1949, Purchase

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, April 9, 2013
  • 1950 NY MoMA Bulletin
    The Museum of Modern Art Bulletin, vol. 17, nos. 2-3, 1950, repr. p. 27
  • 1965 Selz
    Peter Selz, Alberto Giacometti, 1965, repr. p. 38
  • 1967 NY MoMA Barr
    Alfred H. Barr, Painting and Sculpture in The Museum of Modern Art, 1929-1967, New York, 1967, ill. 184
  • 1968 Rubin
    William S. Rubin, Dada, Surrealism, and Their Heritage, 1968, repr. p. 118
  • 1977 NY MoMA Legg
    Painting and Sculpture in The Museum of Modern Art, with Selected Works on Paper. Catalogue of the Collection, January 1, 1977, Edited by Alicia Legg, New York, The Museum of Modern Art, 1977, p. 37