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06301_LACMA_Giacometti_M_2005_70_32

GIACOMETTI, Alberto

Borgonovo, Switzerland 1901 - Coire, Switzerland 1966

Maker: Susse

La Jambe

The Leg

1958

bronze

fragment

Dimensions (HxWxD): 86 58 x 11 1316 x 18 1516 in.

signed and numbered: Susse Fondeur, Paris / 5/6

Acc. No.: M.2005.70.32

Credit Line: Partial, fractional and promised gift of Janice and Henri Lazarof

Photo credit: www.lacma.org


Provenance

  • New York, Pierre Matisse Gallery
  • Chicago, Milton D. Ratner Family Collection
  • Basel, Galerie Beyeler
  • 1997, Janice and Henri Lazarof
  • 2005, Partial, fractional and promised gift of Janice and Henri Lazarof

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, August 30, 2013
  • 1969 Elsen
    Elsen, Albert E. "The Partial Figure in Modern Sculpture, from Rodin to 1969." Baltimore Museum of Art, 1969, reproduced p. 62-63.
  • 1970 Huber
    Huber, Carlo. Alberto Giacometti. Zurich: Ex Libris, 1970.
  • 1971 Hohl
    Hohl, Reinhold. "Alberto Giacometti." Stuttgart: Verlag Gerg Hatje, 1971.
  • 1983 Lord
    Lord, James. Giacometti: A Biography. New York: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 1983.
  • 1984 Lamarche-Vadel
    Lamarche-Vadel, Bernard. "Alberto Giacometti." Paris: Nouvelles Editions Francaises, 1984.
  • 1987 Matter
    Matter, Herbert. "Alberto Giacometti." New York, 1987.
  • 1991 Bonnefoy
    Bonnefoy, Yves. "Alberto Giacometti: Biographie d’un oeuvre." Paris: Flammarion, 1991.
  • 2012 LACMA
    Envisioning modernism: the Janice and Henri Lazarof collection. Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Munich; New York: DelMonico Books-Prestel, 2012.