Sketch for Jean-Michel Frank, c. 1932
Projet pour Jean-Michel Frank

This is a decorative design, possibly for a carpet, that bears the influence of Joan Miró. Jean-Michel Frank was a much sought-after interior designer whom Giacometti and his brother Diego worked for from 1930 onwards.

Material
Oil colour and pencil on paper
Dimensions
32.0 x 25.2 cm
Creditline
Kunsthaus Zürich, Alberto Giacometti-Stiftung, 1991
Object number
GS 178
Signature
Inscribed bottom left: Giacometti
Further information
Provenance