Renato Stampa, 1920
Renato Stampa

Renato Stampa (1904–1978), who taught at the school in Chur after studying Romance languages in Zurich, was a cousin of Giacometti’s and a close friend of the family who published his recollections of them on a number of occasions.

Material
Pencil on white primed paper
Dimensions
42.8 x 30.9 cm
Creditline
Kunsthaus Zürich, Alberto Giacometti-Stiftung, 1965
Object number
GS 080
Signature
Later inscribed bottom right: Alberto Giacometti / 1920
Further information
Provenance
  • Zürcher Kunstgesellschaft | Kunsthaus Zürich (Museum), ab 1965, Leihgabe
  • Alberto Giacometti-Stiftung (Sammlung), Zürich, frühestens ab 1965, Übernahme
  • Alberto Giacometti-Syndikat, 1963, Kauf
  • Galerie Beyeler, Basel, 1963, Kauf
  • Sammlung G. David Thompson, Pittsburgh
  • Alberto Giacometti