Homage to Derain (Portrait of Iturrino I), 1955
Hommage à Derain (Portrait dʼIturrino I)

The etching was made after an illustration from the catalogue of the exhibition ‘Derain’ at the Musée National dʼArt Moderne, Paris (1954–55), which greatly impressed Giacometti. The original is Derain’s portrait of the Spanish guitarist Iturrino from 1914.

Material
Etching
Dimensions
47.2 x 34.0 cm
Creditline
Kunsthaus Zürich, Alberto Giacometti-Stiftung, 2008
Object number
GS 408
Signature
Inscribed bottom: Hommage a Derain; on the back: Epreuve documentaire [stamp] / 3/5
Further information
Reprint 2008; Ex. 3/5
Provenance