French Sculpture Census

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


Maker: Susse

Femme assise
Seated Woman

1956
bronze

statuette
19 3/4 x 6 x 9 9/16
edge of base, proper right: 1/8 Alberto Giacometti / 1/8
top of base, rear: Susse Fondeur Paris

Acc. No. : 1977.47.5
Credit Line : Gift of Enid A. Haupt

Washington, D.C., District of Columbia, The National Gallery of Art

www.nga.gov

Provenance

  • New York, Pierre Matisse Gallery
  • by 1973, New York, Mrs. Enid Annenberg Haupt
  • 1977,Gift of Enid A. Haupt to the National Gallery of Art, Washington

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, 17 August 2011
  • 1994 NGA Washington
    Sculpture: An Illustrated Catalogue, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1994, p. 101, repr.

Exhibition

  • 1978-1979 Washington
    Aspects of Twentieth-Century Art, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1978-1979, no. 65, repro.

Related Works

Bronze, Standing Woman, in the same museum, 1977.47.6