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Portrait of Jean Genet

A work made of graphite on ivory wove paper.
© 2018 Succession Giacometti / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

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  • A work made of graphite on ivory wove paper.

Date:

1954

Artist:

Alberto Giacometti
Swiss, 1901-1966

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Alberto Giacometti

Title

Portrait of Jean Genet

Place

Switzerland (Artist's nationality:)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

1954

Medium

Graphite on ivory wove paper

Dimensions

40.3 × 28.7 cm (15 7/8 × 11 5/16 in.)

Credit Line

Bequest of Marjorie S. Graff in memory of her father, Kenneth Sawyer Goodman, and her son, Kenneth Sawyer Goodman Dewey

Reference Number

2010.827

Copyright

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

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