Project for a Sculpture, c. 1931
Projet pour une sculpture

The design belongs with the Surrealist display models and game boards. No finished version is known to have been executed, but the elements match the top of the ‘Objet désagréable à jeter’ (see GS 260, GS 416).

Material
Pen in brown ink on paper
Dimensions
22.2 x 18.1 cm
Creditline
Kunsthaus Zürich, Alberto Giacometti-Stiftung, 1978
Object number
GS 131
Signature
Inscribed bottom right (in pencil): Alberto Giacometti
Further information
Provenance
  • Zürcher Kunstgesellschaft | Kunsthaus Zürich, ab 1978, Leihgabe
  • Alberto Giacometti-Stiftung (Sammlung), Zürich, 1978, Kauf
  • Galerie Modern Art (Kunsthandel), bis 1978
  • Verbleib unbekannt
  • Alberto Giacometti