French Sculpture Census

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


Maker: Susse

Calice aux deux figures
Chalice

c. 1950
bronze

type: other
signed next to left figure: A. Giacometti
inscribed on back of base: Susse Fondeur Paris

Acc. No. : 2001.163
Credit Line : Collection Phoenix Art Museum, Gift of Bobbie and Bud Haas

Phoenix, Arizona, Phoenix Art Museum

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Provenance

  • Sotheby's
  • Mr. A.N. Haas
  • 2001, Gift of Bobbie and Bud Haas

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, September 10, 2015

Related Works

Other bronze with gold patina, conceived c. 1950, dim. 13 1/4 x 14 5/8, Sale no. 1572, Christie's, New York, November 2, 2005, no. 406 (see object entry: http://www.christies.com/lotfinder/LotDetailsPrintable.aspx?intObjectID=4599902).

Comment

In collaboration with his brother Diego GIACOMETTI (1902-1985).