Alberto Giacometti: A Retrospective Exhibition Together with a catalog for a related exhibition called Three Swiss Painters. Two exhibition catalogs in one
Place Published: New York
Publisher: Guggenheim Museum
Date Published: 1974
Description: The Three Swiss Painters catalog is in a pocket in the back of the main volume, as issued. The main volume has a frontispiece portrait, and 217 illustrations. 202pp. Large 8vo, stiff printed wrappers. New York: Guggenheim Museum, (1974). Second volume: 136 illustrations in color and black and white. 84pp of text. Slim 8vo, stiff pictorial wrappers. Pennsylvania State University and the Guggenheim Museum, (1974). Fine.
Comments: "The two catalogues in this case accompany separate but related exhibitions in which the Giacometti name is central. The smaller show of paintings and works on paper touches upon the oeuvre of Three Swiss Painters from the turn-of-the-century generation preceding Alberto Giacometti. The sculptor's father, Giovanni, his cousin, Augusto, and his godfather, Cuno Amiet . . . "Binding: paperback
Condition: very good
Book ID: 215232