Alberto Giacometti was a Swiss sculptor, painter, draughtsman and printmaker.
He was born in the canton Graubünden's southerly alpine valley Val Bregaglia, ...
Alberto Giacometti. Dog. 1951 (cast 1957). Alberto Giacometti. Dog. 1951 (cast
1957) ... Alberto Giacometti has 80 works online. There are 1,454 sculptures ...
Alberto Giacometti: Dog. © 2016 Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden.
Jul 12, 2010 ... Alberto Giacometti- the famous surrealist sculptor- made a sculpture of a Saluki
dog in 1951. It was simply entitled: “Dog”. Yet the model itself is ...
The painter and sculptor Alberto Giacometti
(1901--1966) at his studio on Rue Hippolyte Maindron in Paris, France, 1953. It is only when everything is lost and - instead of giving up - you go on, that you experience the momentary prospect of some slight progress. Betw... More »
Inscribed 'Alberto Giacometti' below image b.r., '7/30' b.l. and 'Atelier I' on ... the
assorted smaller figures and busts on the lower levels is 'The Dog' 1951 (repr.
signed, numbered and inscribed with foundry mark, 'Alberto Giacometti 3/8 Susse
... The smaller dog and cat were thankfully preserved and cast in bronze.
Sep 15, 2014 ... It is Giacommetti's dog. Alberto Giacometti in a later phase of his carrier liked to
sculpt all his subjects very elongated, like the dog below.
On the evening of May 5, 2009, Alberto Giacometti's Le Chat from 1951 will ... to
the work, Giacometti told his friend, the writer Jean Genet: 'The dog is myself.
Artist: Alberto Giacometti (Swiss, Borgonovo 1901–1966 Chur) ... is one of only a
few sculptures of animals by Giacometti; the others are a dog and two horses.