Caught Hand, 1932, Alberto Giacometti
(1901-66), wood and metal, 20x59.9x27cm.
Born in 1923 in Tours, he was also an art critic who wrote about modern masters such as Pablo Picasso, Alberto Giacometti
and Piet Mondrian.
The Tuscan-Sephardic Jewish artist, who used to go "around town declaring "I'm Jewish" as a calling card and picking fights with Parisian anti-Semites," wrote Tablet contributor Jonathan Wilson, has now (posthumously) joined the "Nine-Figure Club" (members also include Pablo Picasso, Francis Bacon, Alberto Giacometti
, Andy Warhol, and Edvard Munch).
The PS115m Picasso | A Pablo Picasso painting set a world record for artwork at auction, selling for 179.4 million dollars (PS115 million), and a work by Alberto Giacometti
became the most expensive sculpture, at 141.3 million dollars (PS90.7million).
NEW YORK -- New York City's spring art auctions get underway Tuesday with works by Pablo Picasso, Alberto Giacometti
, Vincent Van Gogh and other impressionist, modern and contemporary artists.
What nationality was the sculptor Alberto Giacometti
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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
ON THIS DAY LAST YEAR: Bronze sculpture L'Homme Qui Marche I by Alberto Giacometti
was sold at a London auction for a record pounds 65,001,250.
ON THIS DAY LAST YEAR: The bronze sculpture L'Homme Qui Marche I by Alberto Giacometti
was sold at a London auction for a record pounds 65,001,250
How much did a life-size bronze sculpture by Alberto Giacometti
sell for at auction?
Summary: A bronze sculpture by Alberto Giacometti
has fetched the world's highest ever price for a work of art sold at auction.
A LIFE-SIZE bronze sculpture by Alberto Giacometti
has been sold at auction for the world record price of pounds 65,001,250.
London, Feb 4 (ANI): An Alberto Giacometti
's bronze sculpture has been sold for record 65million pounds at an auction in London.