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L'objet invisible (Mains tenant le vide) [Invisible Object (Hands Holding the Void)]

© Fondation-Giacometti / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris / Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY

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L'objet invisible (Mains tenant le vide) [Invisible Object (Hands Holding the Void)]

© Fondation-Giacometti / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris / Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY

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L'objet invisible (Mains tenant le vide) [Invisible Object (Hands Holding the Void)]

© Fondation-Giacometti / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris / Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY

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L'objet invisible (Mains tenant le vide) [Invisible Object (Hands Holding the Void)]

© Fondation-Giacometti / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris / Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY

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L'objet invisible (Mains tenant le vide) [Invisible Object (Hands Holding the Void)]

© Fondation-Giacometti / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris / Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY

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Alberto Giacometti

Swiss, 1901-1966

L'objet invisible (Mains tenant le vide) [Invisible Object (Hands Holding the Void)], 1934 (cast executed 1935)

bronze

Edition: 5/6

overall: 60 5/8 x 12 3/4 x 11 inches (153.99 x 32.38 x 27.94 cm)

Collection Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York

Edmund Hayes Fund, 1961

1961:3

Currently On View

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Inscriptions

stamp (foundry) / base, rear / Susse Fondeur, Paris
signature, dated / base, rear / Alberto Giacometti 5/6 1935

Provenance

the artist;
sold to Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York, 1955;
sold to William Rubin collection, New York, 1955;
by exchange to Sidney Janis Gallery, New York, 1958;
sold to the Albright Art Gallery, March 17, 1961

Class

Sculpture (visual work)

Work Type

Cast (sculpture)

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