Igor Stravinsky
Artwork: Igor Stravinsky
Size: 47.3 x 32.4 cm
Medium: Pencil on paper
Creation year: 1957
Marks: Signed and dated 'Alberto Giacometti, Paris 12 Octobre 1957' (lower right)
Category: Drawings
Artwork details : Executed on October 12, 1957
Provenance: Robert Craft, New York; Sextant, Inc; Mr. & Mrs. Robert D. Graff, New Jersey
Exhibition history: New York, The Museum of Modern Art, Stravinsky and the Dance, 1962-63, no. 62.759 (illustrated p. 8 and on the cover); New York, The New York Public Library, Stravinsky and the Theatre, New York, 1963, p. 51; New York, The Museum of Modern Art; Chicago, Art Institute of Chicago; Los Angeles, Los Angeles County Museum of Art & San Francisco, The San Francisco Museum of Art, Alberto Giacometti, June 9, 1965 - April 24, 1966, no. 130 (illustrated p. 107); Trenton, New Jersey State Museum, Festival '72, Exhibition of Decorative and Fine Arts from New Jersey Private Collections, June 30 - August 6, 1972 (illustrated in the catalogue n.p.); Basel, Das Kunstmuseum, Strawinsky Sein Nachlass Sein Bild, June 6 – September 9, 1984, no. 93

Bonhams New York

Date: 2019-11-12
Lot Number: 18
Low Estimate: $30000 [+200%]
High Estimate: $50000 [+80%]
Hammer Price: $90000
Sold For: $112575
Notes: The authenticity of this work has been confirmed by the Comité Giacometti and it is recorded in the Alberto Giacometti database as AGD 4142