Artist Alberto Giacometti, Swiss, 1901-1966
Title
  • Standing Woman II
  • Grand femme debout II
Date 1960
Medium bronze
Dimensions Overall: 108 1/2 × 12 1/4 × 23 inches (275.6 × 31.1 × 58.4 cm)
Credit Line Bequest of W. Hawkins Ferry
Accession Number 1988.175
Department Contemporary Art after 1950
On View Great Hall W200, Level 2 (see map)
Signed Signed, base: Alberto Giacometti
Marks Incised, rear base: Suisse Fondeur Paris
Inscriptions Inscribed, base, next to signature: 2/6
1989-present, bequest to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
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"Searching for the Kernel of Life.” Newsweek, June 14, 1965, p. 946.

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Sylvester, D. Alberto Giacometti. London, 1965, pl. 33, no. 84.

Leymarie, J. Alberto Giacometti. Paris, 1970, p. 76 and 153, no. 105.

Hohl, R. Alberto Giacometti. New York, 1974, p. 116, no. 97.

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Rose, B. "Modern At Its Meridian.” House & Garden 158, no. 7 (August 1986): 32.