About This Artwork

Alberto Giacometti (Swiss, 1901-1966)
after Maurice-Quentin de la Tour (French, 1704-1788)

Copies of Heads of Chardin, Madame Chardin and Jacques-Louis David, 1939

Graphite, with touches of stumping, on cream wove paper
270 x 209 mm
Signed recto, lower right, in graphite: "Alberto Giacometti/1939"

Gift of Louis Goldenberg with balance from members of the Committee and Staff in honor of Mrs. Joseph Regenstein, 1967.40

© 2018 Succession Giacometti / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Exhibition History

New York, Loeb and Krugier, "Alberto Giacometti and Balthus Drawings," December 1966, cat. 15.

Ownership History

Sold by Albert Loeb and Krugier Gallery, New York, to the Art Institute, 1967.

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