Portrait Of G. David Thompson
Artwork: Portrait Of G. David Thompson
Size: 100.3 x 73 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1957
Marks: Signed 'Alberto Giacometti' lower right
Category: Paintings
Artwork details : The authenticity of this work has been confirmed by the Comité Giacometti and it is recorded in the Alberto Giacometti database under number AGD4082.
Provenance: Alberto Giacometti; G. David Thompson, Pittsburgh; Alberto Loeb and Krugier, New York; Milton D. Ratner, Chicago; Wendell Cherry, Louisville Galerie Jan Krugier, Geneva; Acquired from the previous by the present owner in 1985
Exhibition history: The Art Institute of Chicago; River Forest, Rosary College; Omaha, Joslyn Art Museum; Indianapolis Museum of Art; Madison, Elvehjem Art Center, University of Wisconsin; Jerusalem, Israel Museum, Alberto Giacometti: The Milton D. Ratner Family Collection, November 2, 1974 - May 21, 1975, no. 27, p. 57 (illustrated, p. 34; detail illustrated, p. 35); New York, Sidney Janis Gallery, Giacometti, January 8 - 31, 1976, no. 22, n.p. (illustrated)Martigny, Fondation Pierre Gianadda, Alberto Giacometti, May 16 - November 2, 1986, no. 162, pp. 10, 277 (illustrated)

Phillips New York

Date: 2019-11-14
Lot Number: 6
Low Estimate: $5000000 [-30%]
High Estimate: $7000000 [-50%]
Hammer Price: $3500000
Sold For: $4220000