Alberto Giacometti

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Swiss sculptor and painter known for his bronze sculptures of elongated figures (1901-1966)


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Badrapette also has a three-year-old daughter in training by Alberto Giacometti called Aye Aye.
of Birmingham, UK) examines the way French writers of poesie critique (not a sub-genre of art history or poetic writing, she notes, "poesie critique has been essential to the poetic practice of many twentieth-century writers") responded to the work of Swiss visual artist Alberto Giacometti (1901-1966).
The auction also features a collection of modern masterworks by Willem de Kooning, Alberto Giacometti, Henri Matisse and Pablo Picasso.
Alberto Giacometti sculpture "The Cat," finished in 1951 and considered one of the Swiss-born sculptor's finest works, failed to clear the threshold of slightly more than $14 million sought by the seller.
Alberto Giacometti was one of the seminal sculptors of the 20th century.
Other casts of Le Chat are in major public collections, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, the Fondation Marguerite et Aime Maeght, Saint-Paul-de-Vence, the Berggruen Museum in Berlin and the Alberto Giacometti Foundation in Zurich.
The Cult of the Artist" (through February 15), celebrating such artists as Joseph Beuys, Caspar David Friedrich, Alberto Giacometti, Martin Kippenberger, Paul Klee, Jeff Koons, Hans von Marees, Karl Friedrich Schinkel, Andy Warhol, and, indirectly, the Pharaonic sculptor Thutmose.
Cranach painted both the sacred and erotic, and influenced modern artists including Picasso and Alberto Giacometti.
The John Gosden-trained colt was Group One-placed on his last start as a juvenile behind Alberto Giacometti.
Ground conditions and the fact that the horses haven't been running well prompted Aidan to take stock and pull the plug on the meeting yesterday, witdrawing both ALBERTO GIACOMETTI and ARUNDEL from the King Edward and Queen's Vase respectively, and not running DEVIL MOON in the Windsor Castle today.
Kinane, who plumped for last season's Racing Post Trophy winner ahead of Alberto Giacometti, The Great Gatsby and Balestrini, got it wrong 12 months ago.
O'Brien, bidding to win the race for a record third year in a row runs four - ante-post favourite Brian Boru, Alberto Giacometti, The Great Gatsby and Balestrini.
Brian Boru has always been regarded as the flag-carrier for this year's race but there are several 'shrewdies' who are looking at Alberto Giacometti to be the dark horse of the race.
Dermot Weld, who sent out Refuse To Bend to win the Newmarket 2000 Guineas, has left in Evolving Tactics, while Aidan O'Brien can choose from Alberto Giacometti, Dalcassian, Catcher In The Rye, Balestrini and France.
His Tahar Ben Jelloun & Alberto Giacometti, first issued in 1991, (2) was reprinted four years later in smaller format as The Street for Just One (La Rue pour un seul): Alberto Giacometti.