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

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 409
Signature
Inscribed bottom: Hommage a Derain; on the back: Epreuve documentaire [stamp] / 3/5
Further information
Reprint 2008; Ex. 3/5
Provenance