French Sculpture Census

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


Maker: Susse

Diego [tête sur socle cubique]
Diego [Head on Cubic Base]

1958
bronze

head
12 x 3 3/8 x 4 1/4
right side of base: Alberto Giacometti 1/6
back of base: Susse Fondeur Paris

Acc. No. : 1993.A.03
Credit Line : Raymond and Patsy Nasher Collection, Dallas, Texas

Dallas, Texas, Raymond and Patsy Nasher Collection, Nasher Sculpture Center

www.nashersculpturecenter.org

Provenance

  • New York, Otto Gerson Gallery, Inc.
  • New York, Mrs. Percy Uris
  • 1985, 13 November, New York, Sold at Christie's
  • Craig W. Johnson
  • 1993, May 12, New York, Sold at Christie's
  • 1993, Dallas, Texas, Raymond and Patsy Nasher Collection

Bibliography

  • 2003 Nash, Giménez and Brenson
    Steven A. Nash, Carmen Giménez, Michael Brenson, A Century of Sculpture: The Nasher Collection, Dallas, The Nasher Foundation, 2003 (first published in 1997, expanded and republished in 2003 by The Nasher Foundation on the occasion of the inauguration in October 2003 of the Nasher Sculpture Center), p. 164-165, repr., 364

Exhibition

  • Museum's website:
  • 2005-2006 Durham
    The Evolution of the Nasher Collection, Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, Durham, NC, October 2005 - May 2006. Exhibition catalogue